The Civil Rights Movement in the United States

By- Angela Padrón

People usually associate the month of February with Presidents’ Day and Valentine’s Day, but one of the most important topics to recognize in February is Black History Month. During this month in particular, people study about and praise the impact that many African Americans have had throughout history. In addition, people look back on and appreciate the struggles that African Americans have endured throughout history in order to fight for justice and equal rights for all.

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Facts about the U.S. Presidency (for Presidents’ Day)

By- Angela Padrón

The president of the United States of America has several unofficial titles as well— “Leader of the Free World,”  “Commander in Chief,”  and “POTUS,” to name a few. Being president takes great restraint, patience, intelligence, levelheadedness, and the ability to think strategically. But how does one become the president of the United States? The Founding Fathers wanted to avoid having their new country ruled by a tyrant or king, so they outlined certain rules in the United States Constitution about how one becomes president.

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Celebrate Central America With Us! Win a trip to explore Nicaragua with The Pulsera Project

Santillana is proud to partner with The Pulsera Project once again this spring. The Pulsera Project not only makes a difference in the lives of almost 200 artisans in Nicaragua and Guatemala, but it also changes the lives of students right here in the USA.
Take advantage of this opportunity to provide your students with a unique cultural experience and allow them to bring the beauty of Central American culture to your school. All you have to do is SIGN UP to host a pulsera sale with The Pulsera Project at no cost, and they will provide everything you need.

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