Latest report on the how Hispanic Students are doing– not a good picture.
Here is an excerpt from the most recent Ed Week article highlighting a summary of the report%%anc%%
“Florida, however, is bucking the trend. It was second only to California in having the largest Hispanic student population in grades 4 and 8 in 2009, but while California had wider achievement gaps for Hispanic students than the national average, Florida had less than half the national reading gap in grades 4 and 8. Gaps in math were 6 points smaller in 4th grade and 11 points smaller in 8th grade, compared with the national averages.