4 resources to address anti-Asian racism during Asian Pacific American Heritage Month
May is Asian Pacific American Heritage Month.
The page serves as an online resource that addresses anti-Asian racism and xenophobia. They offer activities and materials for people looking to learn more about these issues:
1. Addressing anti-Asian racism with children
This interview with Liz Kleinrock
, an anti-bias educator and consultant based in Los Angeles, California, focuses on how addressing or ignoring anti-Asian racism in classrooms and communities can impact student learning.
2. Restorative justice as a tool for addressing anti-Asian Racism
3. After Atlanta: Teaching about Asian American identity and history
4. Standing together against hate
Here you will find Smithsonian APA’s
response to the dual pandemics of 2020- COVID-19 and racism. There are links to resources about the history of anti-Asian racism in the United States, and links to resources about Asian American and Pacific Islander history and heritage.