Hispanic American Heritage Month
Hispanic American Heritage Month stretches from September 15th to October 15th. Follow explorers, activists, politicians, artists, and more through U.S. history.
How did Spanish-speaking explorers and colonists first relate to North America? Maps from the 15th through 17th centuries record what cartographers thought were the continent's most important features. FIND OUT MORE »
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Ever wondered about the wartime experiences of Latinos and Latinas? VOCES seeks [...] »
If you were a pioneer, what would you have to say about your schooling? [...] »
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History is imbedded in the smallest objects. In this lesson, students examine [...] »
Explore materials on the Latino experience in New York from 1861 to the present. [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
Christopher Columbus—a legend without a face? Answer these questions [...] »
Through performing art, U.S. minorities assert their identities. Answer these [...] »