Undocumented students do not always know that college is a real possibility for their lives. Maria Lopez Lozano, a teacher with LAUSD who was an undocumented student, has made it her mission to educate other undocumented students about college accessibility.
“It’s very sad for me to hear my undocumented students saying they didn’t know they can go to college. They never heard from counselors or teachers or even their parents that they can have access to higher education. That means it is a failure in the (school) system.”
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