Lesson Summary: Students will learn about the much unknown history of racism against Asian Americans, what Asian Americans have had to endure and how the current perceptions of Asian Americans have manifested. Through reflection, critical thinking and much needed discussion, … Continued
Key moments in American history have played a role in shaping how the country view Asians in America.
Asian Americans have shaped the nation’s story.
Why is it so difficult for many in the US to see people of Asian ancestry as Americans?
A diverse and growing population.
The common perception of Asian Americans as the “model minority,” excelling and assimilating, has led many people to not viewthem as marginalized at all.