Ethnic Heritage information

Click below to see resources for the following ethnic groups:

Asian Pacific American Heritage:

Asia Pacific Cultural Center – Asia Pacific Cultural Center (APCC) serves as an interactive cultural crossroads between local and international communities. APCC represents 47 countries and cultures, offering programs and services honoring their distinct artistry, business protocols, history, and social practices.

Japanese-American Internment – Resources and information related to the Japanese-American Internment during World War II

Smithsonian – Asian Pacific American Heritage Month – Information and resources related to Asian Pacific American heritage.

Latinx American Heritage:

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage! – Links and information celebrating the Hispanic heritage.

Hispanic American Heroes – Several individuals from the “Hispanic American Hall of Fame”, who made a difference to others.

Hispanic Americans – Lists, links, news, information, and projects related to Hispanic Americans.

Hispanic Americans – Information on holidays, famous Hispanic Americans, history, etc.

Hispanic Heritage Teaching Resources – Materials from the Smithsonian Institution, including audio and video clips, as well as art, science, history, and culture information.

Hispanic-American History – A list of resources about Hispanic Americans currently and in history.

Latino History Project – Posters based on research on 20th century Latino History in Oakland and Hayward, California. Includes photographs, historical information, and quotes.

U.S. Latino History and Culture – Information from the Smithsonian museum related to United States Latino history and culture.

Understanding Hispanic/Latino Culture and History Through the Use of Children’s Literature – How to use children’s literature to try to understand the Hispanic/Latino culture.