Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Education Resources

Providing free education tools and materials for teachers, interpreters, students, and lifelong learners inside and outside the National Park Service is one important way we support the agency's mission. The value of America's cultures and diverse heritages may be lost if it's not passed on to the next generation or experienced by the present one. Want to inspire young people to grow into responsible citizens? Looking for more resources to craft interpretation or educational programming plans? See the related resources below or visit our Education & Training page for more.

The Teaching with Historic Places lesson plan series features lessons about the homes of great American artists. These free, online lesson plans align with national curriculum standards and lessons contain primary and secondary sources, including readings, maps, and images, and recommended activities.Lessons related to this featured subject include,

The National Park Service also offers to educators, teachers, travelers, and virtual tourists our Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Travel Itinerary. This in-depth guide provides history and visiting information about historic places -- both parks and non-parks -- throughout the United States.

Last updated: September 13, 2016