Rights of Immigrant Students

Here is important information that you may wish to share with your colleagues and other educators, to protect legal, civil and human rights of students and their families, under law.  
Massachusetts Immigrant and Refugee Advocacy Coalition (MIRA Coalition)
  • MIRA is the largest coalition in New England promoting the rights and integration of immigrants and refugees, and a trusted partner of MATSOL for support of our students and families, as well as for their work achieving passage of the LOOK Act. With offices in Massachusetts and New Hampshire, MIRA advances their mission through education and training, leadership development, institutional organizing, strategic communications, policy analysis and advocacy. 
    See the MIRA website for local and national resources:
    • Community Resources - multilingual resources for immigrants and advocates including Know Your Rights information, legal service referrals, and facts about immigrants and refugees.
    • News & Events - updates on local news related to immigrant advocacy