model minority myth

“The model minority myth chooses to highlight the successful immigrant examples and brush aside the high rates of poverty," one expert says.
The wealth gap among Asian-Americans is larger than that among whites.
Asian-American Pacific Islander students are not all alike. The funds will help support different AAPI communities.
But a new Department of Education initiative could help.
If you have not read the recent New York Times opinion piece from Nicholas Kristof, The Asian Advantage, this op-ed, has once again riled-up those docile, quiet, and respectful Asian Americans.