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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Hear 12 renowned speeches by African Americans, including Marcus Garvey's only [...] »
An extensive glimpse into slave life and the history of slavery in the United [...] »
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A Cherokee Nation Supreme Court document reveals the fluidity of racial [...] »
How do you engage students with primary sources and their community? Jasmine [...] »
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What do the objects in this 1954 editorial cartoon stand for? [...] »
People can identify (some of) the words of Martin Luther King Jr. Can you place [...] »