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
Explore American slavery through this website's 33 primary source documents. [...] »
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Browse strategies and lesson plans
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Put your knowledge to the test!
People can identify (some of) the words of Martin Luther King Jr. Can you place [...] »
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These African American civil rights activists affected more than the U.S. [...] »