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 »
Find primary sources for the month
Explore all of the known published slave narratives, to better understand the [...] »
Analyze data to understand the impact of slavery on the colonies and nation. [...] »
Peruse an extensive collection of pamphlets related to African-American life [...] »
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How do the speeches of Sojourner Truth and Frances Ellen Watkins Harper differ [...] »
Use autobiographies to deconstruct views of slavery and historical heroes. [...] »
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