County passes resolution in support of Filipino social studies course

Emma Grunwald / The Garden Island

Kaua‘i County Council member Addison Bulosan, who introduced a resolution in support of a Filipino social studies course, and Patricia Halagao, a professor at the University of Hawaii Manoa and adviser for the Filipino Curriculum Project, are seen outside the Kaua‘i County Council building following a council meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2023.

Following the announcement that two high schools on O‘ahu are set to become the first public schools in the country to offer a course on Filipino history and culture, Kaua‘i County Council member Addison Bulosan introduced a resolution last week in hopes of getting a course started on Kaua‘i.