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2020 Annual Conference

November 11–13, 2020

Savannah, GA

Practical Tips to Facilitate College Access for Students from Immigrant Families

Friday, November 13, 2020 at 9:45 AM–10:45 AM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Scarbrough Two (115)
Target Audience
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Issues in Counseling
College Readiness
Parent/Community Engagement

This session provides tools for high school counselors to work more effectively with students impacted by issues surrounding immigration, including under- and undocumented statuses, as they pursue post-secondary education. School counselors working in high schools and community organizations, as well as a former student, will share concrete strategies, up-to-date resources, and practical methods of advocacy through advising and school counseling programming to support college access for students from immigrant families.


Cotsakis Cordón, Christina, Cotsakis Cordón
Justice, Christina, Justice
Quiñones, Mónica, Quiñones
Bobadilla, Jocelyn, Bobadilla