The View from Room 418

What to teach immigrant children about America when they are afraid of the President

Amanda Darrach
Mar 31, 2017 · 10 min read
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Alhassan Susso discusses the Trump administration’s Muslim travel ban with his 12th grade U.S. history students. Susso teaches at the International Community High School in the South Bronx, where 100 percent of the students are immigrants. Photo: Amanda Darrach
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Alhassan Susso joins a round table discussion with his students at the International Community School in the South Bronx. His planned unit on security and freedom coincided with President Trump’s executive order. Photo: Amanda Darrach
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A card for students with instructions on how to protect themselves if they are stopped by ICE officials. Guidance Counselor Roberto Perez created the cards for the students of the International Community High School in the South Bronx after the initial Muslim travel ban was issued in January. Photo: Amanda Darrach

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