Texas lagging in educating Hispanics

Not only does Texas rank low, it ranked as the lowest among southern states in educating Hispanics. That’s pathetic.

Texas fares poorly in Hispanic education standards, study shows
— reported by the Houston Chronicle

Texas ranked lowest among the nation’s four southern border states in its standards for teaching Latin American and Mexican history, according to a national study released Monday.

The study by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based think tank, said on a scale of zero to 10, Texas scored a five — just above the national average of 4.2.


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