Ellis Island Collection

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…

New Immigrants and Ellis Island

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During the late 19th and early 20th century, Ellis Island in…

Classroom Resource: Annie Moore and the Life of the First Ellis Island Immigrant

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Ellis Island has become the symbol of the United States as…

Emma Lazarus’s “The New Colossus” and The Statue of Liberty

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  What is the relationship between the Emma Lazarus'…