• About Us

    The GC-Immigration Working Group is proud to present Project Big Apple Bites. In the fall of 2013, we hit upon the idea of creating videos with included lesson plans as an educational resource for teaching immigration. Since then, our new videographers have been hard at work taping, editing, and preparing materials to post. There are …

  • Filipino-Chinese or Chinese-Filipino: Interethnic Asian America video

    The video is a portrait of an interethnic, Asian family residing in Jamaica, Queens and explores how questions of race and ethnicity play out in the context of a family that brings together the cultural backgrounds of Taiwan, Hong Kong and the Philippines. View the lesson plan associated with this video. Videographer Hyein Lee’s bio.

  • Filipino-Chinese or Chinese-Filipino: Interethnic Asian America lesson plan

    Use the lesson plan below with the video Filipino-Chinese or Chinese-Filipino: Interethnic Asian America. The lesson plan includes prompts to help introduce the video short’s topic, questions to assess comprehension and facilitate discussion, as well as resources for further reading and research. There are two separate lesson plans in the document below: the first is geared toward …

  • Hacking Justice: Traditional and Emerging Models of Immigrant Services Delivery video

    The video explores the evolution of service delivery models and community outreach to immigrants in New York City. The video considers traditional service delivery models and how they are adapting and incorporating tech-driven trends as strategies to help increase access to justice for immigrants in NYC. View the lesson plan associated with this video. See …

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