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
Follow the formation of the African American community in the city of Hartford [...] »
Close observation and an inquisitive mind are all the tools you need to start [...] »
Explore the infamous Scottboro case through a variety of primary source [...] »
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A Cherokee Nation Supreme Court document reveals the fluidity of racial [...] »
Examine the role of African Americans in the Civilian Conservation Corps during [...] »
How do factors such as race and ethnicity shape young peoples’ perspectives the [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
To each prophet, a certain way of speaking. Match civil rights leaders with [...] »
What do the objects in this 1954 editorial cartoon stand for? [...] »