From Immigrant to Citizen: Asian Pacific Americans in the Northwest

Location

Seattle, WA

Deadline

Dates

July 7-13, 2019 or July 21-27, 2019 (1 week)

Type

Summer Program

Summer Program Type

Summer Program Audience

Contact

206-623-5124 ext. 32 or ext. 110
rgupta@wingluke.org; cmano-shen@wingluke.org

The long history of Asian Pacific Americans (APAs) in the Northwest provides a wealth of landmark sites and historical materials on which to base K-12 professional development training to engage students in learning APA immigrant histories and the many cultures that shaped our nation. Incorporating Seattle local landmarks and others in the Puget Sound region of Washington State; teachers will explore the stories of multiple Asian and Pacific Islander groups who shaped this region and our nation.

Project Director(s)

Charlene Mano-Shen; Rahul Gupta

Visiting Faculty

Erika Lee; Julie Kang; Chevi Chung; Zhi Lin; Dorothy Cordova; Gary Okihiro; Madeline Hsu; Moon-Ho Jung; Ken Mochizuki; Jasmit Singh

Grantee Institution

Wing Luke Museum