Informal Learning Spaces

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…

Classroom Resource: 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…

Classroom Resource: The 1924 Immigration Act

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Despite the Chinese exclusion act, which prohibited nearly all…

Classroom Resource: Facundo the Great

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Discussions about names can provide opportunities to build community,…

Educator Spotlight: Carola Suárez Orozco

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Culturally Responsive Teaching with Carola Suárez Orozco The…

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…

4.1 Miles

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Set amidst the ongoing Refugee crisis in Europe, 4.1 Miles follows…

Educator Spotlight: Telling Stories with Sheetal Sheth

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Sheetal Sheth is an actress, activist, and now an author.…

What Kind of Asian are You?

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Ken Tanaka is a Los Angeles based artist who often makes…

The Bintel Brief: Letters from Jewish Life on New York’s Lower East Side

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 On January 20, 1906, a new kind of newspaper column made…

Sea Prayer: A Poem About Refugee by Khaled Hosseini

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 Afghan-born American author Khaled Hosseini was appointed…

Classroom Resource: Fatima's Drawings

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This resource is part of our Media Highlight Series, which…

Classroom Resource - Immigrants & the World Cup: Trevor Noah and the French Ambassador

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Many football fans from around the world commented on the…

Classroom Resource: Charlie Chaplin's The Immigrant

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Charlie Chaplin's 1917 film, The Immigrant, depicts the story…