November 8, 2019
Thousands of California college students, graduates and employees would be at risk of deportation if DACA is terminated.
August 13, 2019
Federal government to restrict green cards for immigrants who could use food stamps or other aid in future
There is some evidence that California immigrant families are already disenrolling their children from public benefit programs, even though they are still eligible.
March 27, 2019
In a district with an increasing number of students from various countries, this Oakland teacher wants to foster communication.
January 30, 2019
Unaccompanied immigrant students face a daunting set of obstacles to finish high school. Many students have survived severe trauma in their home countries or missed years of school.
November 29, 2018
A court decision this month requires the government to keep accepting DACA renewal applications, but the Trump administration is calling for the Supreme Court to step in. In the meantime, some young immigrants look to the newly elected House of Representatives.
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.
October 24, 2018
The grants will provide legal aid, mental health services, and career support to undocumented students and their families.
July 18, 2018
Social workers, legal referrals, tutoring and health services are among the district's offerings.
September 28, 2017
Tears, stress and absenteeism are increasingly common among immigrant students, teachers say.
September 15, 2017
Drawing on their experience, teachers with DACA status have been comforting undocumented students.