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
Learn about race in the Progressive Era through the life of Jack Johnson, the [...] »
A collection of 20 portraits by African American artists from the Harmon [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
Watch J. Douglas Smith discuss the Massive Resistance policy enacted by U.S. [...] »
How to identify the author, audience, date, and message of historical posters. [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
What do the objects in this 1954 editorial cartoon stand for? [...] »
Answer these questions about memorials to the life and ideals of MLK. [...] »