20150204 - Ethnic Studies - nwherald

Kyle Grillot - kgrillot@shawmedia.com

Elizabeth Gonzalez (center) instructs students like sophomore Stephanie Nunez (right), as they begin an assignment during a Vistas II class Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at Woodstock High School. A study conducted by the University of Arizona found that ethnic studies courses increased students chances of passing the state reading test by 9 percent.