NATIONAL WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH
National Women's History Month celebrates the rich and inspiring heritage of the contributions of women to the United States. For information and materials, visit National Women’s History Project at www.nwhp.org Additionally, check out our Advisory Lessons for more resources.
Some of our most pertinent Advisory Lessons can be found below.
Stories of Excellence - Vice President Kamala Harris
Stories of Excellence - Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Stories of Excellence - Caster Semenya
Stories of Excellence - Margaret Chase Smith
Stories of Excellence - Carson Pickett
Stories of Excellence - Pauli Murray
WE ARE ONE: STANDING WITH IMMIGRANT FAMILIES AWARENESS MONTH
We Are One: Standing with Immigrant Families Awareness Month was designated by the LA School Board to increase and improve resources for students, staff, and families, and develop supports for post-graduate college and career opportunities for undocumented students. Read the board resolution here.
Harvard recently published resources for helping newcomers in the classroom, read more about their findings here. The following Advisory Lessons may be used to explore this topic with students.
What are Unaccompanied Minors?
For more information related to LAUSD's efforts to support immigrant families, check out the We are One homepage.
Additional commemorations can be found on our Commemorative Calendar including:
Transgender Day of Visibility
World Down Syndrome Day
Cesar Chavez Day
April is Autism Awareness & Neurodiversity Awareness Month, National Child Abuse Prevention Month, Sexual Assault Awareness Month, National Arab American Heritage Month and more!
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