Session 99:
Educational Outcomes among Children of Immigrants

Friday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Harding
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Emily Greenman, Pennsylvania State University
Discussant: Kevin J. A. Thomas, Pennsylvania State University
Discussant: Elizabeth Vaquera, University of South Florida

  1. Downward Assimilation in the New Destinations? School Non-Enrollment among Mexican Origin 15-17 Year-Olds in New and Traditional Destinations of Immigrant SettlementElizabeth S. Ackert, University of Washington

  2. Enclave Effect or Selection Effect? Early Academic Performance of Mexican Children in Enclave NeighborhoodsJacob Hibel, Purdue University; Matthew Hall, University of Illinois at Chicago

  3. Black and Hispanic Immigrants' Resilience to Stereotype Threat at Selective Colleges and Universities in the United StatesJayanti Owens, Princeton University

  4. Immigrant Nonparticipation in School Activities: Isolation and Lowered Academic ExpectationsHua-Yu Sebastian Cherng, University of Pennsylvania; Grace Kao, University of Pennsylvania

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