African American History Month
February is African American History Month. Recognize the major historical figures and the everyday men, women, and children who made history.
February is African American History Month, and March is Women's History Month. Reading the work of African American women authors can give students a look into how these histories overlap. FIND OUT MORE »
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Frederick Douglass approached the abolition of slavery from within the confines [...] »
Compare perspectives on educational desegregation. How did it affect the [...] »
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How to identify the author, audience, date, and message of historical posters. [...] »
In the struggle for women's suffrage, how did African American women represent [...] »
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Africa, Europe, and North America—mix, and serve. Explore the foods that [...] »
To each prophet, a certain way of speaking. Match civil rights leaders with [...] »