Asian & Pacific American Heritage

Interactive History Games: Timely and Topical for Remote Learning Virtual Event For Educators

Thu, 04/30/2020 - 5:00pm

Educators, we hope you’ll join us for a Virtual Professional Learning Series about Mission US Interactive simulations for remote learning with a special preview of the new Mission US simulation, “Prisoner in My Homeland,” which focuses on the experience of a Japanese American teenage boy who must make difficult choices amid the chaos and terror of incarceration during WWII.

Asian Americans Full Series On-Demand

The PBS Asian Americans 5 episode series shows the impact and contributions of Asian Americans, the fastest-growing racial/ethnic group in the United States. Watch the full series on PBS LearningMedia.

Asian Americans Virtual Screening and Chat

Wed, 08/05/2020 - 7:00pm

Join WXXI for a Virtual Screening of Asian Americans and Chat about impact and contributions of Asian Americans, the fastest-growing racial/ethnic group in the United States on August 5th at 7pm

Chinese Exclusion Act from American Experience On-Demand

The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 excluded Chinese immigrants to the U.S. for 60 years. Chinese immigrants already here could not become citizens. Watch On-Demand & Access the Teacher Guide to the documentary. 

Chinese Exclusion Act from American Experience on WXXI-World

Wed, 08/26/2020 - 2:00pm

The Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 excluded Chinese immigrants to the U.S. for 60 years. Chinese immigrants already here could not become citizens. Learn more from American Experience re-air of the program. 

Touching the Sound: The Improbable Journey of Nobuyuki Tsujii

Fri, 07/10/2020 - 10:00pm

Blind from birth, the 24-year-old pianist’s handicap – if a drawback at all – never affected his ability to play the piano. 

Asian Americans PBS LearningMedia Collection

PBS LearningMedia has a wide range of learning resources for students in grades 7-12th grade, focused on Asian and Pacific Islander American Heritage and PBS's Asian American series. 

Part 3: Breaking Through: Asian Americans On-Demand

Tue, 06/09/2020 - 4:00pm

Part 3 of A new PBS series explores the impact of Asian Americans, the fastest-growing racial/ethnic group in the United States.

Part 2: Good Americans & Generation Rising: Asian Americans On-Demand

Tue, 06/09/2020 - 4:00pm

Watch Episodes 3 & 4 On-Demand of a new PBS series that explores the impact of Asian Americans, the fastest-growing racial/ethnic group in the United States.

Part 1 Breaking Ground & A Question of Loyalty: Asian Americans On-Demand

Tue, 06/09/2020 - 4:00pm

Episode 1 & 2 On-Demand of a new PBS series explores the impact of Asian Americans, the fastest-growing racial/ethnic group in the United States.

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