In the News: July 2017

UCLA's public scholarship this month includes a new UCLA Community School; the contributions of Latino workers to California's economy; and the challenges to girls on the autism spectrum.

Sarah T. Roberts: Urban Dictionary Motivated by Profit
Quoted by the New Republic, July 5, 2017


Sarah T. Roberts: Movie Content Moderators at Risk
Quoted by Wired, July 5, 2017


Gary Orfield: ELLs Need Balance of Learning Environments
Quoted in The Atlantic, July 13, 2017


HERI: Freshmen In Favor of Prohibiting Racist or Sexist Speech
Featured in USA Today, July 20, 2017


Pedro Noguera: Quantifying a Teacher’s Effectiveness Over Time
Interviewed on KPCC’s “Air Talk,” July 20, 2017


Marcelo Suárez-Orozco: Latinos in California are Population Majority
Interviewed by Telemundo, July 21, 2017


Marcelo Suárez-Orozco: The Economic Contribution of Latinos in California
Interviewed by Telemundo, July 21, 2017


Connie Kasari: Girls on Autism Spectrum Face Challenges in Planning
Quoted by, July 27, 2017


Sarah T. Roberts: Facebook Struggles With Cultural Nuances of Language
Quoted by the Globe and Mail, July 27, 2017


Horace Mann UCLA Community School: Research-Based Work in Urban Schools
Featured in The Wall Street Journal, July 30, 2017