Resources by Subject

African American/Black

Black Minds Matter: a free  online "public course" titled  BLACK MINDS MATTER: A Focus on Black Boys and Men in Education. Black Minds Matter addresses the experiences and realities of Black males in education, drawing parallels between the Black Lives Matter movement and the ways that Black minds are engaged in the classroom. The course will balance a discussion of issues facing Black male students as well as offer research-based strategies for improving their success.

American Indian/Native Americans

American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC)

Asian Americans

Asian American Higher Education Council (AAHEC)

First-Generation College Students

First Generation Student information - a comprehensive online resource center that provides information, tools and resources for students before, during and after the transition out of high school

Gender Equity

Gender Spectrum - An organization with the mission to help create gender sensitive and inclusive environments for all children and teens

American Council on Education - Gender Equity

Health Equity

Violence and Health Equity Fact Sheet

Hispanic / Latino Americans


City of God

El Norte - Mayan Indian peasants are tired of being thought of as nothing more than manual laborers. They organize an effort to improve their lot in life, but are discovered by the Guatemalan army. After the army destroys their village and family, Enrique and Rosa, a teenage brother and sister, who barely escaped the massacre, decide they must flee to United States. After receiving clandestine help from friends and humorous advice from a veteran immigrant on strategies for traveling, they make their way by truck, bus and other means to Los Angeles, where they try to make a new life as young, uneducated, and illegal immigrants.

Harvest of Empire

Latino Americans: The 500-year legacy that shaped a nation - Latino Americans chronicles the rich and varied history and experiences of Latinos, who have for the past 500-plus years helped shape what is today the United States. It is a story of people, politics, and culture, intersecting with much that is central to the history of the United States while also going to places where standard U.S. histories do not tend to tread.

Martin Scorsese's World Cinema Project No. 1 Redes - This vivid, documentary-like dramatization of the daily grind of men struggling to make a living by fishing on the Gulf of Mexico (mostly played by real-life fishermen), one worker's terrible loss instigates a political awakening among him and his fellow laborers.

Sin Nombre


Solano Serenity Center: It is the Mission of the Solano Serenity Center to promote acceptance and provide a safe haven to those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning, asexual, and inter-sexed and their allies.

Consortium of Higher Education LGBT Resource Professionals

LGBTQ Architect

Campus Pride Trans Policy Clearinghouse

California Campus LGBTQ Centers  -- Blog hosted by Nancy Jean Tubbs (UCR)

LGBTQ Friendly Colleges and Student Resources

The Gender Unicorn - "Trans Student Educational Resources is a youth-led organization dedicated to transforming the educational environment for trans and gender nonconforming students through advocacy and empowerment. In addition to our focus on creating a more trans-friendly education system, our mission is to educate the public and teach trans activists how to be effective organizers."

The Klein Sexual Orientation Grid – "The Klein Sexual Orientation Grid (or KSOG) is a system for describing a person's sexual proclivities in a way more detailed and informative than previous methods. It was introduced by Dr. Fritz Klein (1932-2006) in his book The Bisexual Option"

LGBT Map - Anti-discrimination laws protecting LGBT students

LGBT International Travel - Information for traveling internationally for LGBT students

Workplace Discrimination and Rights - LGBT workplace discrimination and rights

Persons with Disabilities

Association on Higher Education and Disability (AHEAD)

Socioeconomic Status

Undocumented Students and Families

CSU Resources for Undocumented Students and for Supporting Undocumented Students

CSUEB Web site for undocumented students

DACA Resources and Updates:

What is DACA?

Guidelines for Prospective DACA Applicants by United We Dream (08/29/17)

What Do I Need to Know if the DACA Program Ends? by the Immigrant Legal Resource Center (ILRC) (8/28/17)

Educators for Fair Consideration's DACA Updates and Resources (8/28/17)

DACA Update: Five Things You Should Know by the National Immigrant Law Center (NILC) (8/25/17)

Resources for Educators:

Stress Related to Immigration Status in Students: A Brief Guide For Schools

NILC Mental Health and Civil Rights Resources

Responding to Everyday Bigotry

DRC Resources for Educators

Advice on DACA

Five things you should know about DACA by the National Immigration Law Center

What do I need to Know if the DACA program ends by the Immigrant Legal Resource Center

Beyond Deferred Action: Long-Term Immigration Remedies Every Undocumented Young Person Should Know About. 

5 things to know about Trump's announcement to end DACA by United We Dream

Resources for Undocumented Youth

Dreamer Intake Service for Legal Help through Educators for Fair Consideration (E4FC)

Mental Health Emergency Toolkit

Mental Health Resources

How to Work Regardless of Immigration Status


Educators for Fair Consideration

67 Sueños

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