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Resources for Educators

U.S. Department of Education
Resource Guide: Supporting Undocumented Youth
Related press releaseEducation Department Releases Resource Guide on Supporting Undocumented Students in High School and College

Penina Noonan, Round Lake High School
15 Ways to Advocate for Undocumented Youth

Deferred Action for Qualified Undocumented Students 2014
Financial literacy, new developments, student success stories, and other resources for DREAMers.
Presentation by Tanya Cabrera, Illinois DREAM Fund and Quintiliano Rios Perez, Enlace Chicago at the IACAC District Seminar

Northern Illinois University’s Latino Resource Center
Working With Undocumented Students, a resource guide for faculty and staff

College Board
Advising Undocumented Students

Young Lives on Hold: The College Dreams of Undocumented Students (PDF)
Training Presentation for DREAMers and Advocates (PDF)

Educators For Fair Consideration (E4FC)
Top 10 Ways to Support Undocumented Students (PDF)
How To Support College-Bound Undocumented Students, Advice for Counselors & Educators (PDF)
DACA Educator Toolkit (PDF)
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Resources

Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights
Illinois DREAM Act, Counselor Guide to Resources for Undocumented Students (PDF)

Own the DREAM
What is DACA?

Carolyn Lawrence,
Advising Undocumented Students: FAQS For College Counselors

Resources for Parents

Educators For Fair Consideration (E4FC)
How to Support College-bound Undocumented Students: Advice for Parents (PDF) (english)
¿Cómo Apoyar a Los Estudiantes Indocumentados en su Camino a La Universidad?: Consejos a Para Los Padres (PDF) (spanish)

Resources for Students

Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights
An Undocumented Student’s Guide to College in Illinois

Chicago Public Schools
DREAMer’s Pathway to College, The Nuts and Bolts of Getting Ready for Undocumented Students

Financial Aid and Scholarships for Undocumented Students

The National Council of La Raza (NCLR)
Keeping the Dream Alive: Resource Guide for Undocumented Students (PDF)

DREAM Activist
Undocumented Students Action & Resource Network

United We Dream

College Board
Big Future for Undocumented Students

Act on a Dream at Harvard College
Documenting the Path to College

Resources for College Graduates

Educators For Fair Consideration (E4FC)
Life After College Guide (PDF)
List of graduate scholarships and fellowships that do not require proof of U.S. citizenship or legal permanent residency 2014 (PDF)
Pre-Health Dreamers 

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