The best lessons for
cultural literacy come from the many students who sit in front of us each day
in our classrooms. Their cultures, heritage, and stories formulate the
most powerful cultural literacy curriculum.
This site of links to
lessons and resources has been developed to support cultural
literacy instruction and honor the richness of
heritage. As we celebrate holidays and engage in the study of these cultures, may
we develop stronger commitments to unity and peace.
should consist of
drawing the goodness and the best
out of our students. What better book
can there be than the book of humanity?"