The plan, which the district hopes to have in place by the start of next school year, has drawn praise from Muslim advocates and civil rights groups, but sharp criticism from others.
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April 05, 2017
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April 03, 2017
Lawmakers cautioned that the educational rights of undocumented students could be trampled on as the new administrations expands its immigration enforcement actions.
March 14, 2017
A new study finds that elementary school students are often acutely aware of their immigration status, and it affects how and when they participate in school activities.
March 13, 2017
The Broward County, Fla., schools developed a five-page, step-by-step that schools staff on what do if immigration agents come calling.
February 27, 2017
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February 15, 2017
The American Federation of Teachers is concerned about recent federal immigration raids that swept up hundreds of undocumented immigrants, President Randi Weingarten said.
February 09, 2017
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January 26, 2017
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