Pennsylvania Immigration and Citizenship Coalition

For Educators

2019 Welcoming Schools Report

Last updated Sep 8 2019    

This report and resources provide a snapshot of the experiences of immigrant and refugee students and parents in school districts across Pennsylvania. ¬†This report is designed to help guide educators and school administrators in creating and evaluating policies and practices at their schools. School districts are encouraged to use this report and the Welcoming Schools […]

Education Access Toolkit for Undocumented Students

Last updated Jun 13 2019    

Undocumented students face unique challenges when applying for college. Some colleges and universities view undocumented students as out-of-state or international students, and charge higher tuition rates than for other residents of Pennsylvania. Many scholarships and types of financial aid are not open to undocumented students. For many students, this means putting a hold on or ending to dreams of attending college.

Know Your Rights

Last updated Sep 8 2019    

Do you know what to do if ICE comes to your door? Download resources to help educate your family and community!

Welcoming Schools Toolkit

Last updated Apr 25 2019    

This toolkit provides students, parents, and community members with the information and tools they need to work with their schools to enact policies to ensure that all students, regardless of immigration status, are welcome, safe, and protected in the school environment.