Issues of identity and belonging are inseparable from the experience of immigration. Stories of immigrants, past and present, illuminate the human lives behind the ever-shifting global landscape we inhabit today.
Students reflect on what "American" means to them and are introduced to the idea that the United States is the product of many individual voices and stories.
Students learn about the legal rights of refugees and then use poetry to develop a personal connection to the current global crisis.
Tracing the history of Jewish Americans from their first settlement in 1654 to the present, this documentary illustrates the struggles they face in maintaining a sense of their own identity.