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Document Number: 8288

Latinos and Education: Explaining the Attainment Gap - The Pew survey funds there actually are two different gaps in the educational aspirations of the young. One is between Hispanic youth and the general U.S. population. The other is even bigger and it largely explains the first gap. That is between young Latinos who are immigrants and those who are native born. (Mark Hugo Lopez, Pew Hispanic Center, October 2009)...


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