Latinx Heritage Month
Teaching for Change’s Teach Central America Week is coming up on October 3-9 for Latinx Heritage Month (Sept 15-Oct 15). They have “lessons, booklists, biographies of noted historical figures, and readings for free use by classroom teachers.” For more information, visit their site here. Hispanic Star has a toolkit for the month here, the Boys and Girls Clubs of America has 6 ways to celebrate.
Many local libraries will hold events and offer resources for this month, including the Milwaukee Public Library. Resources include Hispanic Heritage Books for Young Children, for Middle Graders; Bomba Puertorriqueña, and more. More organizations with resources include Teach for America, the National Hispanic Heritage Month site, and WeTeachNYC.