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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Meet legendary jazz pianist Fats Waller. Be at the forefront of musical history. [...] »
Secondary and primary sources describe 13 African American migration [...] »
A collection of 20 portraits by African American artists from the Harmon [...] »
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This Constitution Day, the National Endowment for the Humanities asks, how is [...] »
What do slave receipts reveal? Ever considered using similar documents to teach? [...] »
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To each prophet, a certain way of speaking. Match civil rights leaders with [...] »
What do the objects in this 1954 editorial cartoon stand for? [...] »