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
Explore this archive of over 110 video interviews on Japanese American [...] »
Two practices help students to make sense of primary source documents on the [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
Explore our spotlight page and discover resources for teaching about Asian [...] »
Scratch the surface of Asian Pacific American history this May, and keep [...] »
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! [...] »