Hispanic Professional Network
The Eva Longoria Foundation conducted a study to find out what helps Latinas succeed, and it boiled down to having an engaged parent.
“It’s saying the word ‘college’ in your household,” she said. “Supporting them during homework time. Going to school to advocate for them to get in a different class.”
Participation in after-school programs also contributed heavily to success, Longoria said. READ MORE AT NBCNEWS