Using Technology to Mediate the Teaching of el Día de los Muertos

Gretchen Downey Martin

University of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education

Learning Challenges and Goals 

Design Overview 

Anticipated Challenges 

Educational Theory Behind the Design 


El Día de los Muertos is a holiday celebrated in Mexico to commemorate the dead.  This holiday highlights cultural differences that exist between the United States and Mexico.  Through the course of this project, students will form an understanding of the holiday and internalize the cultural differences. 

University of Pennsylvania

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