Tag Archives: educational success

Neighborhood Based Organizations, Latinos, and the Community at Large: A Case Study in Walla Walla Washington

I examined the impacts of neighborhood-based organizations (NBOs) on the general community where they work. My goal was to understand if the improvements made in poor and mixed race neighborhoods can lead to benefits for the community at large. I focused specifically on Commitment to Community (C2C) in Walla Walla, Washington, and their work with […]

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The Outside Of Town: An Analysis Of Housing Conditions For Latino Farm Worker Children In Washington and Their Impact on Educational Success

This report examines the relationship between Latino farmworkers’ housing conditions and the educational success of their children. What are the dynamics of this relationship in Washington State? How is health impacted by housing, and how does health impact educational outcomes? Methods: I concurrently examined scholarly literature and reports documenting the national prevalence of health problems […]

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