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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Examine the role of African Americans in the Civilian Conservation Corps during [...] »
Written primary sources only tell you so much. To learn about history that was [...] »
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These African American civil rights activists affected more than the U.S. [...] »