Mexican American Studies K-12 Professional Development

Mexican American Studies K-12 Professional Development


This free workshop will offer guidelines that center on how to plan and teach Mexican American Studies at district and campus levels.

Sessions will be led by educators who have created curriculum and lesson plans for Mexican American Studies in social studies, history, literature and fine arts.

9:00-9:30      Opening & Welcome: Dr. Liliana Saldaña

9:45 -11:15    Sessions

  • High School Social Studies Workshops: Dr. Elizabeth Rivas
  • Middle School Social Studies Workshops: Araceli Manriquez and Lucero Saldana
  • Elementary Workshops: Anita Cisneros
  • High School Literature workshops: Andres López

11:30-12:00      Student Panel

12:00 to 1:00    Light Lunch + Community of Practice

CPE hours available. Please register by November 5.


When: November 10, 2018
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm CT
Location: UTSA Downtown Campus, Durango Building
501 West César E. Chávez Blvd.
San Antonio, TX 78207