ELA

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…

Classroom Resource: Suitcase Stories – U-Meleni and her destiny to be herself

/
U-Meleni Mhlaba-Adebo is a storyteller, artist, musician, and…

Anzia Yezierska and Jewish Immigration to the Lower East Side

/
I first read Anzia Yezierska's Hungry Hearts in 1993, when I…

Classroom Resource: Jhumpa Lahiri and Transcultural Identities

/
Best selling author Jhumpa Lahiri was born in London to parents…