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5 edition of Teaching U.S. Puerto Rican history found in the catalog.

Teaching U.S. Puerto Rican history

by Virginia SaМЃnchez Korrol

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Published by American Historical Association in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Puerto Ricans -- United States -- History -- Study and teaching

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 57-63).

      Other titlesTeaching, Teaching US Puerto Rican history, Teaching United States Puerto Rican history
      StatementVirginia Sánchez Korrol.
      SeriesTeaching diversity
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.P85 S26 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL376984M
      ISBN 100872290980
      LC Control Number98038956

      Puerto Rico - Puerto Rico - Settlement patterns: In the early 16th century Spanish explorers founded San Juan, which prospered throughout the colonial period as a trading port. The island’s other colonial settlements, also predominantly coastal, expanded slowly. From the time the United States took possession of the island in until the midth century, settlement in Puerto Rico . We also have a list of films and organizations key to teaching and learning about Puerto Rico. See more recommended titles here: Latinx and Latin America, Afro-Latinx, Spanish/Bilingual. Teaching for Change carefully selects the best multicultural and social justice books for children, young adults, and educators.

      The first Puerto Rican citizens moved to New York in the mid th century when Puerto Rico was a colony of Spain. Moving to the United States was considered immigration. In , the Jones Shafroth Act was approved by the United States Congress giving Puerto Rican U.S. The teaching of US history, replacing Puerto Rican historical figures with American ones, reciting the pledge of allegiance, and the celebrating American holidays were means to Americanize students on the island. Americanization was meant to uplift the locals.

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