We Are Americans Undocumented Students Pursuing the American Dream

ISBN-10: 1579223761

ISBN-13: 9781579223762

Edition: 2009

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List price: $50.95
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Stylus Publishing, LLC
Publication date: 8/1/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 200
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Daniel G. Solorzano is Professor of Social Science & Comparative Education, and Director of UC/ACCORD, University of California, Los Angeles.

High School Students
Penelope: I know for a fact my success is because of my relentless determination
Jaime: It���s almost like I am tied down to the ground with a ball and chain because I don���t have citizenship
Jeronimo: It���s like someone giving you a car, but not putting any gas in it
Lilia: I want a chance to work in an office with air conditioning rather than in the fields under the hot sun
Community College Students
Daniella: I���ve always had a passion for community service
Isabel: They say you can accomplish whatever you want or set your mind to, but they don���t say that it���s just for some
Lucila: I don���t belong here because I don���t have my papers, so it���s kind of like I���m in limbo
Paulina: I catch the bus at 5:15 a.m., I literally sleep with my clothes on
University Students
Angelica: I think I will do something big, I just need a chance
Sasha: You'll never get an `A��� in my class because you���re a dirty Mexican
Eduardo: I���m restricted in joining clubs, participating in school events, taking on leadership roles...it���s a bit damaging in the long-run
Raul: I am always limited in what I can do
College Graduates
Lucia: The biggest disappointment is knowing that there���s no light at the end of the tunnel
Michael: It���s like a wound that never heals
Julieta: Being undocumented is really depressing
Alba: I know I want to be a high school math teacher, but I can���t
Documented College Graduates
Jessica: I wanted to be a public interest lawyer, the kind that helps the community
Julia: I would really like to teach college students, be involved in the educational system
Ignacio: I would probably be working as a truck driver...earning minimum wage
Nicole: Working with the students who are the most underserved....That kind of work is very meaningful to me
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