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
Read the books and poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar, internationally famous [...] »
Meet 30 influential African Americans who contributed across a wide variety of [...] »
Explore Brown v. Board of Education through interactive activities and personal [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
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Put your knowledge to the test!
In the early 20th century, the new music recording industry embraced hundreds [...] »
People can identify (some of) the words of Martin Luther King Jr. Can you place [...] »