Nebraska Calls Summit on Latino Education


The Nebraska Department of Education and the state Mexican-American Commission have announced the fifth annual  Hispanic/Latino Education Summit to be held Oct 6.

The conference at the Embassy Suites Conference Center in La Vista will address student achievement, challenges and resources. .

Summit organizers said the state has had a 171 percent increase in Hispanic/Latino students since 1991. The conference “La Raza Cósmica – Proud To Be Latino”  is for educators, administrators, students and families.

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