Facts

Undocumented students still face enormous barriers to entering and completing higher education in the U.S. The patchwork of different federal, state, local, and university-specific policies coincides with inadequate information from high schools and postsecondary institutions, high levels of poverty, a fear of sharing immigration status, unanticipated cost increases for...

Throughout education’s vital mission of strengthening human values and democracy, educators are on the frontlines of the fight against racism and xenophobia.

Last year, the Council of Europe has published a special guide for educators on countering intolerance and discrimination against...

By Jim Baker. On the occasion of the International Day For the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (21 March), our blogger warns against the risk of migrants becoming the easy targets of racial stereotypes in a context of increased insecurity, reflecting on the conditions in which educators and especially migrant teachers, can deliver on their the mission

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The number of unaccompanied children apprehended at the U.S. Southern border, which was 5,200 in 2012, has swelled to more than 52,000 in 2014, according to the resolution recently adopted by the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), entitled...