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
View contemporary coverage of the Civil Rights Movement from two Roanoke, VA [...] »
A chronology of African slavery, with links to other websites and useful [...] »
Showcases more than 1,230 images depicting the enslavement of Africans, the [...] »
Browse strategies and lesson plans
How do factors such as race and ethnicity shape young peoples’ perspectives the [...] »
Anthony Pellegrino explores the history of one segregated school, and [...] »
Put your knowledge to the test!
People can identify (some of) the words of Martin Luther King Jr. Can you place [...] »