History

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…

Resources for Talking and Teaching about Immigrant Family Separations

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Updated: July 27, 2018. On May 7, 2018, Attorney General Jeff…

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…

The Ecology of Identity

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All of us develop our identities within a social and cultural…

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 our identities.  The selection…

Five Essential Resources

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  Moving Stories The Moving Stories app and learning…

Immigration and Birthright Citizenship

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On October 30, Axios, a U.S. online news organization, released…

President Johnson and the 1965 Immigration Action

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On October 3, 1965 President Lyndon Johnson signed The Immigration…

Birds of Passage: The Italian Americans

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In the early years of the 20th century, the United States was…

Between Two Worlds: The Italian Americans

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 This powerful except from PBS's The Italian Americans…

Civics for Immigrant and Undocumented Students

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This blog is reposted from Usable Knowledge at the…

Backstory Radio: Americans and Assimilation

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BackStory is a weekly podcast that explores the history behind…

Excerpt from the play "The Melting Pot"

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The term the "melting pot" is a common expression for a vision…

FDR on the Statue of Liberty's 50th Anniversary

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Below is an excerpt from President Roosevelt's remarks on the…

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…