In May, we celebrate Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders heritage. Use the resources below to introduce your students to the traditions, the people, and the events that Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have contributed to in our rich and varied history.
- For Teachers: Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
- Asian American Heritage Month - National Endowment for the Humanities
- Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month - National Park Service
- Teachers Resources: Freer Sackler Galleries - Smithsonian
- Audio and Video: Library of Congress
- Video: Asian Pacific Americans
Note: There are at least three Asian Pacific Islanders living in our community, two of which have become citizens of the United States of America.