Hispanic Center E-Update
November 8, 2017
Outside the 9 to 5: A Closer Look at the
Work Schedules of Latino Parents
Our latest brief finds that for low-income parents, working weekends, evenings, and early morning hours is the norm. Many, and particularly Latino immigrant parents, also have unpredictable schedules. The brief examines the parental work schedules of low-income Latino children and discusses how they can make it difficult for families to access child care options, particularly the publicly funded care designed to support low-income families.
Join Us Next Week at NCFR!
Thank you to everyone who signed up for our mentoring event at the 2017 National Council on Family Relations (NCFR) Annual Conference. The mentoring breakfast will be held on Thursday, Nov. 16th (8:30-9:45 AM). Also, don't forget to c onnect with Center investigators at Booth #4 throughout the conference. See you in Orlando!
Highlights from the Field
Report: 2017 Race for Results
This KIDS COUNT policy report examines how children, including those in immigrant families, are progressing on key developmental milestones by race and ethnicity. The report also highlights recommendations to help connect children in immigrant families to opportunity.
Webinar: Are States Recognizing and Responding to the Needs of their Dual Language Learner Children?
Access the Migration Policy Institute's (MPI) webinar, Are States Recognizing and Responding to the Needs of Their Dual Language Learner Children?, as well their state and national demographic and policy profiles of dual language learners.
Research Snapshot: Hispanic Families Experiencing Homelessness
Explore this research snapshot from the Office of Planning, Research and Evaluation (OPRE) and Abt Associates to learn about the characteristics and experiences of Hispanic families who entered emergency shelters.
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