For teachers

Teaching refugees and immigrants

Information and resources for educators with refugees and immigrants in their classroom. Learn how to effectively engage and assist your newcomer students Read more

Cultural background profiles

By being culturally informed, you’ll be better equipped for teaching diverse students in your multicultural classroom. Read more

From the Community

A teacher's perspective on how to succeed in schoolsA teacher’s perspective on how to succeed in schoolsFrom my experience as a teacher in the United States who has been teaching for seven years. And from my experience of spending my life in Iraq as a student.
American Education Through Refugee Student LensAmerican education through refugee student lensChallenges refugees face in the US education system. Most refugees move to America simply because they don’t have any future living in the refugee camp.  
Immigrant ESL teacher Erika WarnerI am always an immigrant wherever I go: Erika Warner, immigrant ESL teacher finds a connection through classroomImmigrant ESL teacher Erika Warner. Once an Immigrant, Erika Warner, an ESL teacher finds her purpose in teaching refugees and immigrants.