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
Explore American slavery through this website's 33 primary source documents. [...] »
Read a selection of the world's greatest speeches by prominent African American [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
A Cherokee Nation Supreme Court document reveals the fluidity of racial [...] »
Examine the role of African Americans in the Civilian Conservation Corps during [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
To each prophet, a certain way of speaking. Match civil rights leaders with [...] »
These African American athletes drew crowds with their skill and determination [...] »
These African American civil rights activists affected more than the U.S. [...] »