Supporting Students New to America

General Resources

OCR Parent Fact Sheets
Models of Mentoring
Models of Mentoring is a platform that highlights mentoring and resouces so that other agencies, districts, community-based organizations, and schools can learn from and with other colleagues.
Apps for Refugees is a collection of free smartphone apps especially for refugees. Safe downloads directly from Google Play Store or Apple App Store to your mobile phone!
Bridging Refuee Youth & Children’s Services (BRYCS) – Refugee Portal
BRYCS maintains the nation's largest online collection of resources related to refugee and immigrant children and families.
Center for Applied Linguistics – Culture Orientation Resource Center
Many members of local communities in the United States wonder who refugees are, why they are resettling, how the resettlement process works, and what is expected of refugees once they arrive in the United States.
U.S. Office of Refugee Resettlement
The Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) helps new populations maximize their potential in the United States by linking them to critical resources that assist them in becoming integrated members of American society.