Conversations with influential newsmakers, from all over the world, in a virtual event series that seeks to shed light on social, economic, and political issues that can be useful in any classroom setting.
If you have lesson plans that will culturally enrich the lives of learners, regardless of age or grade, please take this opportunity to share them with us so we can have them added to our Mexican American Studies (MAS) Lesson Plan Database. Remember that our goal is to highlight the amazing work you have been doing in reaching young minds with your MAS curriculum! We are excited to share these creative activities with anyone and everyone who is interested in cultivating young minds.
A discussion about the power of owning our narratives with experts in the fields of history, psychology and literature. The discussion will also have a focus on the young adult novel series El Rinche: The Ghost Ranger of the Rio Grande by Christopher Carmona.
Participants: Christopher Carmona, PhD, Desdamona Rios, PhD, and Sonia Hernandez, PhD.
See the full article here: “UTRGV program to help bring regional history to Edinburg and Brownsville K-12 classrooms.“
“Quisieron enterrarnos, pero se les olvido que somos semillas.” — Mexican Proverb