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EdSource stories tagged with: Immigrants
March 6, 2023
José Luis Ruiz Arévalos thought he would be in Mexico for six days. Instead, he was forced to stay out of the country for almost four years, disrupting his kids' education.
February 4, 2022
Elected officials and advocates for allowing noncitizen parents to vote in the San Francisco school board recall say it’s important because many of the district’s parents are not citizens.
September 23, 2021
Three siblings have to put their college plans on hold after their stepdad took steps to get a green card – only to be separated from his family for more than two years.
March 23, 2021
When the pandemic hit, many students who recently immigrated to the U.S. were not attending online classes regularly.
July 28, 2020
After years of constant moving and economic instability, Johana Resendiz is now part of the history-making Latino students accepted into the UC system this year
July 13, 2020
Undocumented youth eligible to submit first-time applications remain in limbo after Supreme Court’s DACA decision.
June 18, 2020
The decision is a victory for DACA recipients who have been on edge for months.
November 4, 2019
Los Angeles, home to more immigrants than any region in California, could become the state’s second city to let non-citizen parents vote.
August 13, 2019
There is some evidence that California immigrant families are already disenrolling their children from public benefit programs, even though they are still eligible.
November 14, 2018
The Trump administration proposes to deny people green cards for using Medi-Cal or food stamps. Benefits received by U.S. citizen children cannot be taken into account, under the draft regulations. But experts say parents could pull hundreds of thousands of California children out of health and nutrition programs out of fear.
October 25, 2018
San Francisco is the only city in California where parents without U.S. citizenship are allowed to vote in school board elections, but only 49 registered, amid warnings that ICE could find their addresses.
May 20, 2018
One of two international high schools in California, the small Oakland campus offers special programs for immigrant students.
January 11, 2018
More than 50,000 U.S.-born students in California have Salvadoran parents who had temporary protected status.
September 8, 2017
UC President Janet Napolitano seeks to stop the reversal of the program she helped create.
April 25, 2017
Nearly 60 California school districts have declared themselves safe havens for undocumented immigrants.