What are the conditions in the new land and how do these shape the experience of migration?

PBS’s Chinese Exclusion Act (chapter 1)

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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

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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…

Rejecting Assimilation

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The words assimilation, integration, and acculturation are often…

Ma Rainey and The Great Migration

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Ma Rainey and The Great Migration August Wilson's play Ma…

Red Summer: Migration and the 1919 Race Riots

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The summer of 1919 in Chicago is known as Red Summer because…

Connections to Counter Anti-Immigrant Bullying

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Introduction Too many immigrant students are targets of bullying.…

PBS Asian Americans Film and Lessons

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Asian Americans is a five-hour film series that delivers…

Stereotypes and the Pressure to Assimilate

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Humans categorize other humans, it is part of the way we navigate…