"...the results also suggested that ethnic affirmation…was positively associated with teacher reports of school performance,”
- Andrew J. Supple, Department of Human Development & Family Studies, The University of North Carolina, Contextual Influences on Latino Adolescent Ethnic Identity and Academic Outcomes
These and a number of other studies point to the pride and corresponding academic success experienced when students learn their cultural heritage.
Boost Student Achievement with Heritage!
"African American fourth graders with higher levels of racial-ethnic pride were found… to have higher academic achievement measured by reading and math grades in school and standardized tests,"
- Dr. Emilie Phillips Smith, Penn State Researcher
Your district now has the opportunity to marry two of the highest predictors of success for students: