Data Disaggregation: Taking CARE of the Model Minority Myth
July 10, 2013
Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) students exist in an interesting place, especially in the context of higher education. On one hand, they are often grouped together with White students because of their perceived success as a group, however, one cannot deny that they encounter the same struggles that their Black and Latino/a counterparts have to deal with as well. AAPI students often have to battle this Model Minority Myth.