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May 28, 2021 Morning Announcements

Student Body Parliamentarian, Luca, co-hosts the Morning Announcements with Mr. Martinez. They welcome special guest, Mrs. Belateche, who will be retiring in June. Mrs. Belateche discusses how she…

From  jmar2020_ on May 28th, 2021 0 likes 96 plays

Asian Americans | Episode 5: Breaking Through | PBS

At the turn of the new millennium, the national conversation turns to immigration, race, and economic disparity. As the U.S becomes more diverse, yet more divided, a new generation of Asian…

From  eschilling on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 10 plays

Asian Americans | Episode 3: Good Americans | PBS

During the Cold War years, Asian Americans are simultaneously heralded as a Model Minority and targeted as the perpetual foreigner. It is also a time of bold ambition, as Asian Americans aspire for…

From  eschilling on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 14 plays

Asian Americans | Episode 2: Question of Loyalty | PBS

In episode 2 of Asian Americans, an American-born generation straddles their country of birth and their parents’ homelands in Japan and Korea. Those loyalties are tested during World War II,…

From  eschilling on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 39 plays

Asian Americans | Episode 1: Breaking Ground | PBS

In an era of exclusion and U.S. empire, new immigrants arrive from China, India, Japan, the Philippines, and beyond. Barred by anti-Asian laws they become America’s first “undocumented…

From  eschilling on May 12th, 2021 0 likes 18 plays

May 11, 2021 Morning Announcements

Student Body President and Historian, Joya & Jake, co-host the Morning Announcements. Jake shares when Mother's Day became an official U.S. holiday in his weekly segment, Jake's…

From  jmar2020_ on May 11th, 2021 0 likes 88 plays

Native American Heritage Month | All About the Holidays

Native American Heritage Month honors the indigenous people living in the United States before the arrival of the Europeans. In November, the United States honors and celebrates the customs and…

From  mrsruhland on November 17th, 2020 0 likes 16 plays