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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Secondary and primary sources describe 13 African American migration [...] »
Explore Brown v. Board of Education through interactive activities and personal [...] »
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Use autobiographies to deconstruct views of slavery and historical heroes. [...] »
Can you trust a biography? Historian Tiya Miles analyzes an 1869 biography of [...] »
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Africa, Europe, and North America—mix, and serve. Explore the foods that [...] »
Answer these questions about memorials to the life and ideals of MLK. [...] »