Welcome to SLC Education. The Smithsonian Latino Center provides interactive and innovative opportunities to enhance life-long learning and increase access and awareness to the Smithsonian's Latino collections and resources in the arts, sciences, and humanities. We offer youth and professional development programs, K-12 school programs and workshops, family programming, online resources, and downloadable bilingual teacher and student materials. These programs and resources teach the public about the untold stories of Latinos in America.

Leadership development programYOUNG AMBASSADORS PROGRAM
Leadership development program for high school seniors interested in arts, sciences and humanities.

Young Ambassadors Program

Graduate program for Latino and museum studies scholars exploring Latino art, culture and identity.

Latino Museum Studies Program

Bilingual materialsEDUCATOR'S RESOURCES
Bilingual materials for students and teachers, school programs, and training toolkits.
Cultural Expressions School Workshops
Bilingual Materials
LVM Teacher Training Toolkit

family resourcesFAMILIES
We have fun family resources for all ages related to art, history, music, science, and other Latino cultural themes. Click here and download bilingual activity sheets, videos, and more!

Hispanic Heritage Days
¡Descubra! Meet the Science Expert

academic internshipsINTERNSHIPS
We offer academic internships for upper level high school students, undergraduate, and graduate students during the fall, winter/spring, and summer semesters.