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History educator

Mitch Yamasaki, American History educator. Named Outstanding Teacher and Leader, Sears, Roebuck & Company, 1991. Member American History Association, Organisation American Historians (commission on teaching since 1994), National Council for History Education.

Background

Yamasaki, Mitch was born on April 7, 1951 in Tokyo. Came to the United States, 1959. Son of Hisao and Fusako (Hirose) Yamasaki.

Education

Bachelor in History, University Hawaii, 1974. Master of Arts in History, University Hawaii, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy in History, University Hawaii, 1989.

Career

Research statistician, State Department Social Superior vena cava syndrome, Honolulu, 1980-1984; senior research analyst, Hawaii State Judiciary, Honolulu, 1984-1988; associate professor of history, Chaminade U. Honolulu, since 1988. State coordinator National History Day, College Park, Maryland., since 1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Chaminade History Review.

Membership

Member American History Association, Organisation American Historians (commission on teaching since 1994), National Council for History Education.

Connections

father:
Hisao Yamasaki

mother:
Fusako (Hirose) Yamasaki