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Mexican Americans and Education : El saber es poder / Estela Godinez Ballón.

By: Ballón, Estela Godinez [author.].
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Mexican American experience: Publisher: Tucson : The University of Arizona Press, [2015]Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780816531752; 0816531757.Subject(s): Mexican Americans -- Education -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Mexican Americans and education : el saber es poder.DDC classification: 371.829/68073 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Introduction -- Introduction to Mexican American issues in school -- School barriers to academic success in K-12 -- The politics of Spanish and bilingualism -- Quest for higher education -- Recognizing strengths and promoting strategies for success -- Not the conclusion : shifting the paradigm.
Summary: "This book will provide an overall overview of the relationship between Mexican Americans and schooling in the U.S. The book addresses the major areas of the educational experience for Mexican Americans including K-12 schooling and higher education"--Provided by publisher.
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LC2682 .B35 2015 (Browse shelf) https://ezproxy.uttyler.edu/login?url=http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt1814hfg Available ocn903861158

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction -- Introduction to Mexican American issues in school -- School barriers to academic success in K-12 -- The politics of Spanish and bilingualism -- Quest for higher education -- Recognizing strengths and promoting strategies for success -- Not the conclusion : shifting the paradigm.

"This book will provide an overall overview of the relationship between Mexican Americans and schooling in the U.S. The book addresses the major areas of the educational experience for Mexican Americans including K-12 schooling and higher education"--Provided by publisher.

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Estela Godinez Ballón is a professor in the Liberal Studies Department at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. Her research appears in the Journal of Latinos and Education , Sociological Methods and Research , and Women's Studies , among others. Her research focuses on Chicano/a education, curriculum tracking, and women of color in academia.

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