[Offers] pedagogical solutions based in a 'funds of knowledge' approach, which values the culture of Mexican American students while using it to enhance their educational opportunities.
—Julio Cammarota, co-editor of Raza Studies: The Public Option for Educational Revolution
This book is needed. It deals with an important topic that must be given attention, especially as more and more Mexican American students continue to make up the majority of the school-aged population across the United States.
—Luis Urrieta, author of Working from Within: Chicana and Chicano Activist Educators in Whitestream Schools
An accessible book that includes a comprehensive range of topics relevant to the Mexican American educational experience. The data utilized is easily read and draws a clear picture of current educational outcome indicators among Mexican Americans.
—International Social Science Review