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Advocacy Tools and Resources

Resources on Immigration and Refugee Concerns

Below is a list of statements and letters written or co-signed by TESOL International Association in support of immigration reform efforts such as the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA).

Other Resources

This list of resources will help you ensure that your English learners are treated fairly and equitably. Please share it widely. If you have a resource to add to this list, please contact Jeff Hutcheson.

Boundless Naturalization Grant Application Information

Messaging for contacting your representatives in Congress about the DREAM Act
Screening Potential DACA Requestors for Other Forms of Relief (American Immigration Council)

Fact Sheet: Immigrant Dreamers and Middle-Skill Jobs (National Skills Coalition) 

Fact Sheet: The Dream Act, DACA, and Other Policies Designed to Protect Dreamers (American Immigration Council)

Family Preparedness Plan (Immigrant Legal Resource Center)

Help for Immigrant Families: Guidance for Schools (Immigrant Legal Resource Center)

The Facts on Immigration Today: 2017 Edition (Center for American Progress)

Legal Assistance: American Civil Liberties Union

Immigrant and Refugee Children: A Guide for Educators and School Support Staff (AFT)

What Do I Say to Students About Immigration Orders? (Teaching Tolerance)

10 Ways to Support Students Facing Immigration Crises (Inside Higher Education)

Immigrant and Refugee Children: A Guide for Educators and School Support Staff (Teaching Tolerance)
Colorin Colorado Guides and Toolkits

Educational Resources for Immigrants, Refugees, Asylees, and other New Americans (U.S. Department of Education)

What You Need to Know About Colleges and the Immigration Ban (Chronicle of Higher Education)

American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Toolkit

TESOL Diversity Collaborative Forum: Resources

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