However, at the same time, Kirkpatrick says they’ve seen exciting trends that offer important advantages to Latino families, such as their interest and predisposition to social media. NCFL looks for the strengths already present in families to further literacy, and this particular aspect has led to The Hispanic-Latino and Families Digital Technologies Forum, which was convened by NCFL in partnership with the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop and the National Council of La Raza.