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Learning and Not Learning English: Latino Students in American Schools (Multicultural Education, 9)
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Jesse
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Latino Education in the United States: A Narrated History from 1513-2000
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Latinos in Higher Education (Diversity in Higher Education)
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A Story of Suffering and Hope: Lessons from Latino Youth
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Up Where We Belong: Helping African American and Latino Students Rise in School and in Life
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Leaving Children Behind: How “Texas-style” Accountability Fails Latino Youth (Suny Series, the Social Context of Education)
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Involving Latino Families in Schools: Raising Student Achievement Through Home-School Partnerships
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Me llamo María Isabel
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Latinos Unidos: From Cultural Diversity to the Politics of Solidarity (Critical Perspectives Series)
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Best Careers For Bilingual Latinos
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Effective Programs for Latino Students
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Off and Running
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Graffiti Girl
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Mentoring Young Men of Color: Meeting the Needs of African American and Latino Students
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Children’s and Young Adult Literature by Latino Writers: A Guide for Librarians, Teachers, Parents, and Students
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Latino/a Discourses: On Language, Identity, and Literacy Education (CrossCurrents Series)
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The Latino Student’s Guide to College Success
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I Am Rene, the Boy/ Soy Rene, El Nino
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Valley Interfaith and School Reform: Organizing for Power in South Texas (Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture)
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Religion and Education among Latinos in New York City (Religion in the Americas Series 3) (Religion in the Americas Series, V. 3)
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Tomas y la Señora de la Biblioteca
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Addressing the Unique Needs of Latino American Students: New Directions for Student Services (J-B SS Single Issue Student Services)
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Dora’s School Day! (Dora the Explorer)
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The Praeger Handbook of Latino Education in the U.S. [Two Volumes]
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Mexican Mornings: Essays South of the Border
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Coyote School News
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Ramona empieza el curso
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Connections and Commitments: Reflecting Latino Values in Early Childhood Programs
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Latinos in the Struggle for Equal Education (Hispanic Experience in the Americas)
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Latino Educational Opportunity: New Directions for Community Colleges (J-B CC Single Issue Community Colleges)
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Mi Voz, Mi Vida: Latino College Students Tell Their Life Stories
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Quality Education for Latinos and Latinas: Print and Oral Skills for All Students, K-College (Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture)
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Get Ready For Gabi #3 (Get Ready For Gabi)
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A Magical Encounter: Latino Children’s Literature in the Classroom (2nd Edition)
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Perspectives on Latinos (Changing the Faces of Mathematics)
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Building on Strength: Language And Literacy in Latino Families And Communities (Language and Literacy Series)
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El dia 100 de la escuela Fresilandia (Strawberry Shortcake)
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Mi Escuela /my School (Somos Latinos / We Are Latinos)
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My School/Mi Escuela
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The Most Beautiful Place in the World (Yearling Books)
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Help Your Children Succeed in School (A Special Guide for Latino Parents)i (Guias Practicas)
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Latino Students in American Schools: Historical and Contemporary Views
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Creating Alternative Discourses In The Education Of Latinos And Latinas: A Reader (Counterpoints: Studies in the Postmodern Theory of Education)
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Latino High School Graduation: Defying the Odds (Hogg Foundation Monograph Series)
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Cheech the School Bus Driver
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Picture Books by Latino Writers: A Guide for Librarians, Teachers, Parents and Students (Literature and Reading Motivation)
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Get Ready For Gabi #1: A Crazy Mixed-up Spanglish Day (gabi Esta Aqui #1: Un Dia Loco De Palabras… (Get Ready For Gabi)
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How Latinos Learn English
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25 Latino Craft Projects (Celebrating Culture in Your Library Series)
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Tomando Partido/ Taking Sides
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Dora’s Lunch Box (Dora the Explorer)
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Latinos in the West: The Student Movement and Academic Labor in Los Angeles
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Access and participation of Latinos in the University of California: A current macro and micro perspective.: An article from: Social Justice
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Addressing HIV/AIDS Latino perspectives and policy recommendations.: An article from: SIECUS Report
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African-American and Latino Conceptualizations of the Role and Value of Community Colleges: Results from a Study of High School Students and Counselors.: An article from: Academic Exchange Quarterly
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American Science and Technology Latino (a) Inventors of the 19th and 20th Centuries
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Awareness, Use, and Satisfaction with Services for Latino Parents of Young Children with Disabilities.: An article from: Exceptional Children
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The Best of the Latino Heritage
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Bilingual Education for Latinos
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Blandina Cardenas: president, University of Texas, Pan American.(EDUCATION: THE CHAMPION OF EDUCATION): An article from: Latino Leaders
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Born in the Gravy (Orchard Paperbacks)
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Brain Quest Hispanic America: 850 Questions & Answers About People, Places, Culture & Language (Brain Quest)
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Bush Plans New Latino Initiative.(Brief Article): An article from: Community College Week
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Careers in Education (Latinos at Work)
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Careers in Technology (Latinos at Work)
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Chicano Educational Achievement: Comparing Escuela Tlatelolco, A Chicanocentric School, and a Public High School (Latino Communities)
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Chicano Empowerment and Bilingual Education: Movimiento Politics in Crystal City, Texas (Latino Communities : Emerging Voices – Political, Social, Cultural, & Legal Issues Series)
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