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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Would you have survived along the Underground Railroad? [...] »
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Educators tour the NMAAHC exhibit "Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello: Paradox [...] »
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These African American athletes drew crowds with their skill and determination [...] »
These African American civil rights activists affected more than the U.S. [...] »