Facilitating & Fusing Filipino American History, Experiences, and Activities with Filipino American Middle School Students – Bay View

10:15 am – 11:45 am    Bay View This workshop integrates Filipino American history, experiences, and activities within a middle school population, while integrating a variety of FANHS community-based activities, and extracting the Filipino American experience as a platform for learning and creating cultural crossroads.  This workshop will share some of the challenges and obstacles that Filipino American middle school students endure...

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The Delano Grape Strike & Larry Itliong – Point Loma I A

10:15 am – 11:45 am    Point Loma I A This roundtable focuses on the historical contributions, experiences, and behind-the-scene activities of Larry Itliong. In 1929 Larry began organizing the farm workers. For the next four decades, Larry was leading the Agricultural Workers Organizing Committee (AWOC) and joining the National Farm Workers Association (NFWA), led by Cesar Chavez, to create the United Farm Workers of America (UFWA)....

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