SPOTLIGHT! On Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanics and Latinos have strongly influenced US culture since before the nation’s founding. National Hispanic Heritage Month traditionally honors the cultures and contributions of both Hispanic and Latino Americans. These free lessons and activities can help students from all backgrounds learn, appreciate, and celebrate the rich tapestry of Hispanic and Latino cultures.

The US government‘s website in celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month links to resources from the National Archives, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Park Service, Smithsonian Education, and a commemorative observations legal research guide from the Library of Congress.