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PBS’s Chinese Exclusion Act (chapter 1)

Use this short excerpt from PBS's Chinese Exclusion as part of…
This black and white image of Immigrants arriving at Ellis Island can be used in a lesson plan on the history of immigration to the United States.

Immigrant Students Are Internalizing Stereotypes. Educators Can Help

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

A lesson in civility: The negativity immigrant students hear

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

Classroom Resource: Facundo the Great

Discussions about names can provide opportunities to build community,…

Educator Spotlight: Carola Suárez Orozco

Culturally Responsive Teaching with Carola Suárez Orozco The…

Educator Spotlight: Sara Ahmed, Teaching The Arrival

  Educator Spotlight: Teaching the Arrival Welcome…

Names, Identity, and Immigration

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

If You Only Knew: A Conversation with Emily Francis

If You Only Knew: Letters from an Immigrant Teacher brings readers…
A still from a discussion with a teacher about using Re-Imagining Migration to build belonging among students

Where Would I Fit in the Conversation?

Sher Anderson Petty wanted to know "Where would I fit in the…

Educator Spotlight: Talking Teaching with Ashley Aluko

Ashley Aluko is one of those educators who draws you in.…