August Newsletter


We are so grateful to all of the teachers and students that participate in this global learning project.

Please click on the images below to access lesson plans curated by the MY HERO staff that include links to content from our multimedia library of short films, stories and art.  

We hope you will share MY HERO resources with your colleagues. 

Warm regards,

The MY HERO Team

Teacher at MY HERO
Veteran teacher Laura Nietzer has used MY HERO in her classroom for more than a decade. Now, she helps mentor other teachers who use MY HERO resources with students around the world. She has helped curate  LESSON PLANS and TUTORIALS   online on MY HERO.

Teachers are invited to Join Laura for an online training session on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 7:00pm EST (4:00 PST). Please REGISTER to save your place in this training session.

Also here is a link to Frequently Asked Questions for your use

If you have questions or suggestions about using MY HERO in the classroom please email
August Lesson Plans 2019
Plan ahead - use MY HERO resources for your classroom. Here are a few of the things we'll be featuring in the MY HERO CALENDAR .
Upcoming Deadlines October 1
The MY HERO Gallery
"Students in San Diego, California and Tapei, Taiwan received t-shirts for their prize-winning hero essays. Winning essays were chosen based on composition, alignment with the MY HERO mission statement, and the writer's passion about their hero."

Read inspiring student stories:

Join Us on Social Media
Join in the conversation. Help us spread the message of compassion and hope. Teachers are encouraged to join The MY HERO Educational Partners Portal on Facebook. Click here to request membership .
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