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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Investigate racial issues during and after the Civil War through letters, [...] »
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Watch J. Douglas Smith discuss the Massive Resistance policy enacted by U.S. [...] »
Can you trust a biography? Historian Tiya Miles analyzes an 1869 biography of [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
People can identify (some of) the words of Martin Luther King Jr. Can you place [...] »