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A Culturally Responsive Guide to Fostering the Inclusion of Immigrant Origin Students

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To download the guide, use the link below. From the Introduction: In…

PBS's Chinese Exclusion Act (chapter 1)

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Steeplechase Film's The Chinese Exclusion Act premiered on PBS…

Walling Off or Welcoming In: From Justice in Schools

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Harvard University's Graduate School of Education's Justice…

Refuge by JJ Bola

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JJ Bola is a refugee from the Democratic Republic of Congo…

Immigrant Students Are Internalizing Stereotypes. Educators Can Help

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Did you see our commentary Immigrant Students Are Internalizing…
Moving Stories

A lesson in civility: The negativity immigrant students hear

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A survey of immigrant children in the U.S. revealed just how…

The 1924 Immigration Act

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Despite the Chinese exclusion act, which prohibited nearly all…

Where I'm From

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Facundo the Great

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Discussions about names can provide opportunities to build community,…

Educator Spotlight: Teaching The Arrival

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  Educator Spotlight: Teaching the Arrival Welcome…

Names, Identity, and Immigration

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Names play an important role in our identities. The selection…

Teaching Braceros in the Corn Belt

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This resource is under development and we are looking for teachers…

Braceros in the Corn Belt Part Two: “Ambassadors of Goodwill”

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This post is the second part of a two-part article. Read Part…

Braceros in the Corn Belt: Part One, A Labor Shortage?

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In 1942, headlines in Indiana newspapers warned: “Acute…

“Home Government Bars Indiana to Mexican Workers,” Indianapolis Recorder, February 23, 1946

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“Home Government Bars Indiana to Mexican Workers,” Indianapolis…

“Plain Talk: What About U.S. Workers?” Evansville Argus, April 2, 1943

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Elmer Carter, “Plain Talk: What About U.S. Workers?” Evansville…

“Islanders Ease Labor Shortage,” (Greencastle) Daily Banner, July 24, 1943

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“Islanders Ease Labor Shortage,” (Greencastle) Daily Banner,…

“Jobs in California,” Greencastle Daily Banner, October 12, 1942

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“Jobs in California,” (Greencastle) Daily Banner, October…

“Defense Program Is Serious Handicap for Food Producers,” Muncie Post-Democrat, June 6, 1941,

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The national defense program is causing Indiana farmers no end…