Resources for School Systems & Educators Regarding Immigrant, Refugee, and Undocumented Student Support

Houston, Texas | Last Updated 9/17/2017

This resource was created in response Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s announcement on September 5, 2017, that the current administration would rescind the Obama-era executive order on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and impose a same-day stop to any new DACA applications. This document is intended to be a one-stop shop for school systems and educators to access information, respond to calls to action, or understand potential policies and practices that can be put into place at the local level. For questions, please email

This is a dynamic document and is regularly being updated. The following organizations have supported the content of ONE Houston | United We Dream | The ACLU of Texas | BakerRipley | Leadership for Educational Equity | Texas Criminal Justice Coalition


Understanding DACA & How it Relates to Education

Understanding Texas Senate Bill 4 and How it Relates to Education

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