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
Go back in time and witness the harsh conditions at Japanese Internment Camps [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
Explore our spotlight page and discover resources for teaching about Asian [...] »
Learn about the experiences of immigrants detained at Angel Island and how this [...] »
How did the World War II internment of Japanese Americans happen? Historian [...] »
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When and where was this photo taken? See what clues you can spot! [...] »
Veterans Day is for everyone who fought for the U.S.—including those who [...] »