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Hispanic Heritage Month

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15–October 15

Each year, Americans observe National Hispanic Heritage Month by celebrating the histories, cultures, and contributions of American citizens who trace their ancestry to Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and the Spanish-speaking countries of Central and South America.

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage month with the following lessons, activities, videos, and more from our national affiliates NEA and AFT:

Here are some additional websites with lessons and resources for educators:

As part of our celebration of  Hispanic Heritage Month, FEA is recognizing members around the state on Facebook. Click the thumbnails below to learn more about each member!

Locked out, but never knocked out

Despite pandemic restrictions, FEA members found numerous ways to speak up for students, public education, and our freedoms and working conditions

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Cover Story: The advocate’s advocate

From the time he entered the classroom in 1958, Ulysses Floyd has been working to improve conditions for Florida’s students and educators.

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Andrew Spar: We continue the fight for Florida to ‘Fund Our Future’

So many of the events of the past year have had a profound effect on our lives. I’d like to begin with a review.Last January, we came to Tallahassee and…

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Reducing high-stakes testing is a win for students, schools

Today’s move to drop high-stakes Florida Standards Assessments (FSA) testing in the 2022-2023 school year is a big win for our students and public schools. It will free up time…

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On top of Covid, add a huge shortage of teachers and staff

FEA survey finds nearly 5,000 teaching vacancies, more than 3,700 open staff jobs. To a resurgent pandemic and a divisive debate over masks, add one more looming issue facing Florida’s…

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United Faculty of Florida Joins Suit Against State to Defend Freedoms of Students and Faculty

The United Faculty of Florida believes that all Floridians — no matter where we’re from or what we look like — deserve good jobs, healthy and safe communities, and a…

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