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
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Browse strategies and lesson plans
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Put your knowledge to the test!
Answer these questions about memorials to the life and ideals of MLK. [...] »
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