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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Learn about southern culture through the images on Confederate currency. [...] »
Examine the events which led to and the aftermath of Brown v. Board of [...] »
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Watch J. Douglas Smith discuss the Massive Resistance policy enacted by U.S. [...] »
Educators tour the NMAAHC exhibit "Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello: Paradox [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
These African American civil rights activists affected more than the U.S. [...] »