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LópezLeiva, Carlos Alfonso; Vomvoridi-Ivanovic, Eugenia; Willey, Craig J. – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
The preparation of bilingual prospective teachers (BPTs) in mathematics encompasses a challenge because many U.S.-born BPTs had limited opportunities to learn mathematics in their native language, in this case, Spanish. Consequently, BPTs feel ill-prepared to teach mathematics bilingually. This study describes the experiences of seven Latinx BPTs…
Descriptors: Preservice Teachers, Bilingual Students, Mathematics Teachers, Mathematics Instruction
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Lopez, Enrique J.; Ortiz, Jose – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
In this article, we explore features of a summer program intended to support the personal and academic development of non-dominant high school youth. We focus on one particularly robust practice in the program known as encuentros -- daily gatherings intended to build community and collective sense-making. We draw on field notes and videos to…
Descriptors: Hispanic American Students, High School Students, Transformative Learning, Summer Programs
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Short-Meyerson, Katherine; Sandrin, Susannah; Meyerson, Peter; White, Lindsey – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
This study examines interactions of fourth graders and their parents during informal science activities to understand the parental influence on children's science interests, attitudes, and participation. Sixteen Latino/a parent-child dyads and 16 Non-Latino/a parent-child dyads, matched on socioeconomic status (SES), participated in this…
Descriptors: Grade 4, Elementary School Students, Science Activities, Parent Child Relationship
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Ching, Cheryl D. – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
While acknowledged as vital to expanding educational opportunity for Latinx students, Hispanic-serving institutions (HSIs) are also criticized for not adequately serving this population. Drawing on interviews with faculty at three HSIs, this study examines how faculty view Latinx students and their role in advancing these students' learning,…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Hispanic American Students, Minority Serving Institutions, College Faculty
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Atwood, Erin; Caudle, Jennifer – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
Parental and community supports are important factors for Latino student academic success. The purpose of this paper is to explore the parental and community activism surrounding the "San Antonio v. Rodriguez" school finance case in order to better understand how historic means of activism relate to the contemporary ways that Latino…
Descriptors: Parent Participation, Community Involvement, Hispanic American Students, Academic Achievement
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Wall, Dorothy J.; Greer, Elizabeth; Palmer, Deborah K. – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
As the number of dual language programs in the U.S. is on the rise, district and school administrators need to pay attention to race as they design and implement these programs to offer equitable access for all students. Utilizing a CRT and raciolinguistics framework, qualitative interview data revealed the ways that whiteness operated in school…
Descriptors: Bilingual Education Programs, Race, Critical Theory, African American Students
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Veliz, Leonardo; Véliz-Campos, Mauricio – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
The present study is aimed at unpacking Latino migrants' metaphorical conceptualizations of their language learning trajectories as sites for construction and negotiation of their complex identities throughout the process of transnational migration. In particular, our work intends to describe and interrogate three adult Latino migrants' personal,…
Descriptors: Immigrants, Second Language Learning, English (Second Language), Concept Formation
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Smith, Chad L.; Tajalli, Hassan; Pino, Nathan W.; De Soto, William – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
This study tests theories of social learning and strain to explain non-medical prescription drug use (NMPDU) among Latino college students at a Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI). Logistic regression analyses indicate social learning and negative stressors help explain such usage, while refined models suggest that Latinos use of NMPD is primarily…
Descriptors: Drug Use, Drug Abuse, College Students, Hispanic American Students
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Vásquez-Colina, María D.; Morris, John D. – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
Parents play a critical role in helping in their children's success in education, yet we know little about how much information they have regarding assessment. Using a poll with closed-ended questions Hispanic parents' self-reported assessment knowledge and familiarity with the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) was examined. Through two ANOVAs and…
Descriptors: Hispanic Americans, Parents, Self Evaluation (Individuals), Knowledge Level
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Pérez, Franklin C. – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
In this paper, I assert that professors can develop transformative pedagogies from exposure to social injustice in everyday work and teaching or from studying it in graduate programmatic and course settings. I make this assertion based on data from a qualitative study where I interviewed five public university professors (n= 5) from humanities and…
Descriptors: Social Justice, College Faculty, Transformative Learning, Teacher Attitudes
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Petrón, Mary A.; Ates, Burcu; Berg, Helen – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
A shortage of Spanish/English bilingual educators exists in Texas with large numbers of emergent bilingual students concentrated in high poverty areas. The goal of this study was to examine how six Latino/a bilingual teachers narrated their professional lives while negotiating the power relations within the school system. Data was collected via…
Descriptors: Elementary School Teachers, Bilingual Teachers, Bilingual Education, Hispanic Americans
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Kanaya, Tomoe; Santiago, Maleny – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
Mother-child storytelling is a universal activity that predicts literacy development and can play a promising role in developing strong parent-school connections among first-generation Latino families. By examining the discourse patterns of 34, 5-7 year old dyads on a fictional storytelling task, our results revealed that maternal elaborative and…
Descriptors: Hispanic Americans, Immigrants, Young Children, Mothers
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Rodriguez, Sarah L.; Doran, Erin E.; Sissel, Mackenzie; Estes, Nia – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2022
Latina students are enrolling in postsecondary education in high numbers, yet their enrollment in engineering fields remains low. Part of the challenge Latina students face is a struggle to develop a strong professional identity as an engineer. Using a phenomenological approach, this study examined the experiences of undergraduate Latina…
Descriptors: Undergraduate Students, Hispanic American Students, Females, Engineering Education
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Pratt, Kristen L.; Puzio, Kelly; Lee, Ying-Hsuan – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2021
Latinx students engage with informational and narrative texts that ennoble the White middle class and neglect the rich experiences and resources found within Latinx communities. A critical content analysis of 16 Pura Belpré picture books revealed characters strongly rooted in notions of interdependent family and community relationships,…
Descriptors: Cultural Capital, Multicultural Education, Hispanic American Students, Critical Theory
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Cuba, Melissa J.; Massaro, Virginia R.; Waters, Carolyn; Watson, Susan; Cody, Anna M.; Stemhagen, Kurt – Journal of Latinos and Education, 2021
Latinos labeled "English learners" by the school system face social and systemic barriers that limit their access to postsecondary opportunities. Using a multilevel model of intersectionality, this collaborative case study contextualizes influences that impacted the educational trajectories of two Latino students who came to the United…
Descriptors: Hispanic American Students, English Language Learners, Barriers, Access to Education
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