K-12 Educator DACA Decision Resource

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April 20, 2020 Share this Resource Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on email Email Objective: This resource will allow K-12 educators to have concrete tools on how to support the undocumented community during the Supreme Court’s Decision on DACA  Background On November 12, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood …

Frequently Asked Questions about DACA Renewals in the Middle of COVID-19 Crisis

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April 2, 2020 Share this Resource Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on email Email In light of an impending Supreme Court decision about DACA amidst the COVID-19 crisis, we are recommending DACA recipients strongly consider renewing their status as soon as possible, so here’s what you need to know to do just that: USCIS offices will …

Las 5 Cosas que Debes Saber Acerca del Paquete del Estímulo durante el Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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March 31, 2020 Share this Resource Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on email Email Go here to read in English. 1. El paquete de estímulo de emergencia durante la pandemia del Coronavirus fue aprobado. En general, esta ley pone a las corporaciones primero y excluye a las comunidades inmigrantes. 2. Puedes hacerte el examen y recibir …

Top 5 Things You Need to Know About The COVID19 Stimulus Package

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March 31, 2020 Share this Resource Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on email Email Visita aquí para leer en Español 1. The COVID-19 Emergency Stimulus Package was passed and signed into law. Overall, this law puts corporations first and leaves out immigrant communities. 2. You can get tested and treated for COVID-19. There was $100 million …

COVID-19 USCIS Office Closures Guidance

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March 25, 2020 Share this Resource Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on email Email Updated May 19, 2020 USCIS announced that it is closing its offices to in-person services until at least June 4 and this includes biometrics appointments at the Application Support Centers in response to COVID-19 Since USCIS announced their office closure they have …

A Guide for Educators in a Post-DACA, Covid-19 crisis world

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En / Es     Back March 21, 2020 Share this Resource Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on email Email We were here before DACA, we will be here after. We will continue to fight to protect our people from deportation and push for a future where every person, regardless of immigration status, can live and …

Healthcare access for Undocumented Folks in the Time of COVID19

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March 19, 2020 Share this Resource Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on email Email In the middle of this pandemic, there is a lot of misinformation and fear being spread in regards to seeking medical assistance. If you feel sick, with symptoms of fever and dry cough, do not be afraid to seek medical assistance and …

How to Convince Your Parents That COVID-19 is a Big Deal

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March 18, 2020 Share this Resource Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on email Email Real talk: some of our parents and loved ones are ignoring social distancing rules during this epidemic. Here are some tactics on how to make them take the threat of COVID-19 seriously: Here’s how to respond if they tell you that the …

How To Talk to Your Loved Ones about COVID-19

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March 18, 2020 Share this Resource Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on email Email Last week, my 81-year-old grandmother went to her city’s downtown multiple times to run errands and it really upset me because she wasn’t taking the threat of this pandemic seriously. This led to a tough conversation about her safety and what we …

Two Things to Keep Communication with Your Loved Ones During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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March 18, 2020 Share this Resource Share on facebook Facebook Share on twitter Twitter Share on email Email Call them continuously. Like that one time when your parents blew up your phone when you missed your curfew, and share with them the most important news updates. Share ideas of activities to fight boredom. Don’t keep your conversations just only about …