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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How to identify the author, audience, date, and message of historical posters. [...] »
How do you incorporate African American history in your teaching? African [...] »
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What do the objects in this 1954 editorial cartoon stand for? [...] »
Answer these questions about memorials to the life and ideals of MLK. [...] »