Exploring Asian American Literature


Wednesday, May 1, 2024
4:30 – 5:30PM



This workshop will focus on providing K-5 teachers an overview of Asian American children literature including poetry and short stories. Several AAPI authors will be highlighted, and ways to introduce these authors and their work in an age-appropriate way will be presented. Points of consideration on how to choose appropriate literature with respectful AAPI representation will be offered. Educators will leave with lesson activities based on these AAPI literature that they can use for their own classrooms and a list of AAPI authors.


Free and open to all. Professional Development hours awarded.

This event is brought to you by Teach Asian American Stories and AAPI New Jersey.