The issue of academic persistence among African American and Latino males is taking the spotlight across the nation. On this page we compile articles, events, data and resources that are relevant to the topic:
Minority Male Students Face Challenge to Achieve at Community Colleges
Stop-And-Frisk: The High School Senior
Pew Research Center - Hispanic Trends Project
The Urgency of Now: The Schott 50 State Report on Public Education and Black Males
Schott Foundation: America's Education System Neglects Almost Half of the Nation's Black and Latino Male Students
Commentary: Could End of Affirmative Action Be Boon for Black Colleges? (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
Hispanics and the Criminal Justice System: Low Confidence, High Exposure
Unauthorized Immigrants: Length of Residency, Patterns of Parenthood
A Call for Change: The Social and Educational Factors Contributing To The Outcomes of Black Males in Urban Schools
New Report on Black Male Achievement in America Reveals 'National Catastrophe'
Where Have All The Hispanic Males Gone?
The Schott Foundation for Public Education
Graduation rate lowest for Hispanic male students - Declines as other groups make strides