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Friday, October 20 • 10:30am - 11:30am
Protecting Our Children and their Families from the Threat of Deportation

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Educators and institutions play a critical role in helping to create learning environments free from the threat of deportation, racism, bullying and hate. As immigration raids across the country intensify, we need to be ready to defend the rights of children and their families, and to protect those with Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) status and others on our campuses and in our communities from the threat of deportation. The AFT and its partners across the country are on the front-lines fighting to keep families and communities together. Join us for a candid conversation about immigration and ICE raids. Learn about the tools and resources available to educators, school support staff and community partners to help undocumented students fight back against the attacks, defend DACA and help communities prepare for an immigration customs and enforcement (ICE) raid.

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César Moreno Pérez

Associate Director, Human Rights & Community Relations Department, American Federation of Teachers (AFT)
César Moreno-Pérez is an associate director in the AFT’s human rights and community relations department. He currently oversees the AFT’s work on immigration, unaccompanied and refugee children, and U.S. child labor, and is an integral part of the team that guides the AFT’s... Read More →

Friday October 20, 2017 10:30am - 11:30am PDT
H2 Stevens Creek