Civics & Civil 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: Culturally Responsive Teaching

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Educator Spotlight: Culturally Responsive Teaching with Carola…

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…

Have your students heard of Wong Kim Ark?

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by Adam Strom A few months ago, I had the honor of addressing…

Wong Kim Ark: Free Poster

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In the 1898 supreme court case the United States v. Wong…

Classroom Resource: Talking and Teaching about Walls and Borders

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U.S. Mexico Border   This post…

The Roots of Irish American Political Power in Boston

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This three and a half minute film from the History channel…

Joe Maddon and the Hazleton Integration Project

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What needs to happen to bring a divided community together? When…

Five Essential Resources

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  Moving Stories The Moving Stories app and learning…

Immigration and Birthright Citizenship

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Updated August 21, 2019 Reuters news reports that President…

Classroom Resource: Talking and Teaching about the Fall 2018 Migrant Caravan

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The purpose of this collection is to encourage educators to explore…