Mozi Prompt of the Week

"Now, as a nation, we don't promise equal outcomes, but we were founded on the idea everybody should have an equal opportunity to succeed. No matter who you are, what you look like, where you come from, you can make it. That's an essential promise of America. Where you start should not determine where you end up." (Barack Obama)

After reviewing the article and the data on Latinos and going to college, explain what these documents reveal about post-secondary attainment and individual and collective opportunity.



First, explain the broad or general implications. Then, explain two specific implications of the information in the two documents.

Finally, make an assertion about the role of secondary education in terms of its "essential promise of America."