By: Neel Saxena, Executive Director Photos Courtesy of Multiple Sources Hi Everyone. Iâ€™ve been thinking about getting more active on the AALEAD blog to share information and my perspective on the Asian Pacific American (APA) community and youth. Of course the name of my blog entries was the next thing on my mind and I thought Iâ€
By: Tyler Lin, DC Elementary School Program Summer Intern Photos Courtesy of AALEAD Staff At the DC Elementary School site, Barnard Elementary, the average day is hectic as it comes. Well, you probably wouldnâ€™t think that if you cam
By: YLan Nguyen, MD Middle School Coordinator Photos Courtesy of AALEAD Staff AALEAD Maryland ended its five-week summer program with exhibition walks and presentations. Youth were split into five â€śhousesâ€ť or teams for the entire program. In these groups, youth participated in meaningful team-building activities and worked on their final art exhibition project.
By Vi Bui, Mentoring & Volunteer Programs Coordinator Photos Courtesy of AALEAD Staff It feels like summer programs have just started but our Virginia youth have already closed out their program by giving their final MIC CHECK presentations. Hereâ€™s a recap of what theyâ€™ve been up to this summer! Week 1 Our Youth Program Co