NJ Spotlight News

NJ to require teaching of Asian American history in schools

Clip: 01/21/2022 | 3m 13s | Video has closed captioning.

This week, New Jersey became the second state after Illinois to pass a law requiring public schools to incorporate Asian American and Pacific Islander history and contributions into their K-12 curriculums beginning in the new school year. We talk with Dr. Kani Ilangovan, founder of Make Us Visible NJ, the organization that spearheaded the effort to get the bill passed.

Aired: 01/21/22

Rating: NR

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