Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
Asian Pacific American Heritage Month celebrates the history of Asian Americans and Pacific Islander Americans. Remember stories of patriotism, persecution, resistance, and everyday life.
At first glance, Executive Order 9066 might read like boring bureaucratese. But what did this dry government document mean for Japanese Americans during World War II? FIND OUT MORE »
Find primary sources for the month
Imagine the government drafting you after moving you to an internment camp. [...] »
Did you know that Micronesia was once a U.N. trusteeship administered by the [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
If the U.S. interned you and your family, how would you respond? [...] »
Explore our spotlight page and discover resources for teaching about Asian [...] »
Learn about the experiences of immigrants detained at Angel Island and how this [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
In the 19th century, no one expected Chinese food to take off in the United [...] »
When and where was this photo taken? See what clues you can spot! [...] »