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 30 influential African Americans who contributed across a wide variety of [...] »
What might your life have been like as an African American in Virginia c. 1900? [...] »
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Educators tour the NMAAHC exhibit "Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello: Paradox [...] »
Did Northerners all respond the same way to Brown's infamous raid? Southerners? [...] »
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Africa, Europe, and North America—mix, and serve. Explore the foods that [...] »