Images to Assist In Creating a Culturally Responsive Classroom
Sister Bárbara Gutiérrez, SNDdeN, the director of enrollment at the Catholic Schools Office, has compiled a resource sheet with items to help make your classroom culturally responsive and inspiring to children of all nationalities and backgrounds. Here are some examples of what's included on the resource sheet:
Latino Writers Posters: This poster set (10 posters) celebrates both classic and contemporary writers of Latin American origin. Writers include: Isabel Allende, Julia Álvarez, Jorge Luis Borges, Sandra Cisneros, Oscar Hijuelos, Nicholasa Mohr, Octavio Paz, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, Gary Soto, and William Carlos Williams (click on the image to purchase)
The next series focuses on Astronauts, including: José Hernández (Mexican American Astronaut); Franklin Chang Díaz (First naturalized US citizen to become an astronaut); Mae Jemison (First African American woman to travel into Space); and more.
Sister Bárbara also includes links to posters that feature a Supreme Court Justice, Black inventors, social activists, and Hispanic Heritage Month. To learn more, download the PDF here!