Moé Yonamine

Moé Yonamine was born in Okinawa and moved with her family to the United States when she was seven years old. She teaches in Portland, Oregon and is a Rethinking Schools editorial associate. Yonamine is part of the network of Zinn Education Project teachers developing original curriculum to reflect the diversity of today’s U.S. students and to address gaps in the official curriculum. She wrote “But You Guys Wanted Us Here,” a film review and teaching ideas about the U.S. occupation of Japan.