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
Examine the events which led to and the aftermath of Brown v. Board of [...] »
Read the books and poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar, internationally famous [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
What do slave receipts reveal? Ever considered using similar documents to teach? [...] »
Did Northerners all respond the same way to Brown's infamous raid? Southerners? [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
Answer these questions about memorials to the life and ideals of MLK. [...] »