Acknowledgements

This book was made possible by the efforts of the following individuals.

Supplementary Curriculum Development Team:

  • Grace Cho, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Secondary Education, California State University, Fullerton

  • Fay Shin, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Teacher Education, California State University, Long Beach

  • Jeff Kim, Ed.D., NBCT, Instructional Coach, History Department Chair, South Junior High School and Cambridge Virtual Academy; AUHSD Civic Learning Coach

  • Hera Kwon, Social Science Teacher, Sunny Hills High School, Fullerton Unified School District

 

Supplementary Curriculum Editing Team:

  • Grace Cho, Ph.D., Professor, Department of Secondary Education, California State University, Fullerton (Curriculum Development Specialist)

  • Victoria Costa, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Secondary Education, California State University, Fullerton (former NASA Senior Curriculum Development Specialist)

  • Tong Cho Kim, Journalist/Editor, CA Certified translator, Consultant

 

Support from Consulate General of Republic of Korea in Los Angeles:

  • Ha Young Choi, Consul (Education)

 

Thank you, Korean Ethnic Studies Model Curriculum (ESMC) Authors, ESMC Reviewers, Ethnic Studies Advisory Committee for Korean Americans (ESACKA) and Korean Ethnic Studies Task Force (ESTF)!

 

  • Edward Chang, Ph.D., Professor, Ethnic Studies Department, UC Riverside (Co-Chair of ESACKA, ESMC Author, ESTF)

  • Grace Cho, Ph.D., Professor, Secondary Education Department, CSU Fullerton (Co-Chair of ESACKA and ESTF, ESMC Reviewer)

  • Suzie Oh, Ed.D., Educational Consultant (Co-Chair of ESACKA and ESTF, ESMC Reviewer)

 

  • Eunjee Kang, Teacher, Bohanon Middle school (ESMC Author)

  • Helen Kang, Teacher, North Hollywood High School (ESMC Author)

  • Ellen Park, Principal, Cedarlane Academy (K-8), HLPUSD (ESMC Author, ESACKA, ESTF)

  • John Park, Ph.D., Professor, Asian American Department, UC Santa Barbara (ESMC Author, ESACKA, ESTF)

  • Susie Woo, Ph.D., Associate Professor, CSU Fullerton (ESMC Author, ESTF)

  • Dukyun Cho, Principal, Monterey Korean School (ESMC Reviewer)

  • Miyoung Kim, Principal, Dasom Korean School (ESMC Reviewer)

  • Rosa Kim, Trustee, Fremont Union High School District (ESMC Reviewer)

  • Sung Kim, President, IKEN (ESMC Reviewer, ESACKA, ESTF)

  • Hera Kwon, Social Science Teacher, Sunny Hills High School (ESMC Reviewer)

  • Meejeon Lee, Principal, Marin County Korean School (ESMC Reviewer)

  • Edward Park, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Asian American Studies, Loyola Marymount University (ESMC Reviewer, ESACKA, ESTF)

  • Soo Yoo, Ed.D., Board Member, ABC Unified School District (ESMC Reviewer)

  • Monica Ryoo, MD., Board President, Foundation for Korean Language and Culture in USA (ESACKA, ESTF)