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PBS’s Chinese Exclusion Act (chapter 1)

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Steeplechase Film's The Chinese Exclusion Act premiered on PBS…

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: 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: Sara Ahmed, 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…

Pogroms and Russian Jewish Immigrants

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By Zhaoyang Liu It is an unfortunate truth that many immigrants…

Italian Americans: Sacco and Vanzetti

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On April 15, 1920,  two men were murdered in Braintree, Massachusetts.…

The Erasure of German Culture: An NPR Podcast

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By Natasha Karunaratne Despite the fact that German culture…

The Mother-Tongue: Bilingual Education Then and Now

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By Natasha Karunaratne While it may seem like the education…

Anti-German Sentiment in the United States

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  After the United States entered World War I in…

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