African-American History Month

2019 - Black Migrations
2018 - African Americans in Times of War
2017 - The Crisis in Black Education
2016 - Hallowed Grounds: Sites of African American Memories
2015 - A Century of Black Life, History, and Culture
2014 - Civil Rights in America
2013 - At the Crossroads of Freedom and Equality
2012 - Black Women in American Culture and History
2011 - African Americans and the Civil War
10 - The History of Black Economic Empowerment
2009 - The Quest for Black Citizenship in the Americas
2008 - Carter G. Woodson and the Origins of Multiculturalism  
2007 - From Slavery to Freedom
2006 - Celebrating Community

2005 - The Niagara Movement

Black History Month -


The African Americans: Many Rivers to Cross

African American Soldiers in the Civil War (special thanks to Aly)

Association for the Study of African American Life and History -

Black History

Black History -

Black History Links -

Frederick Douglass papers -

African-American History quizzes and crosswords

Civil Rights quiz

The Undefeated - African Americans Who Shook Up the World

Famous African Americans -

Harriet Tubman stamp Harriet Tubman



Martin Luther King, Jr. stamp       

                                                                     Martin Luther King biography from LSU -
Biography from Nobel Prize page - 

Time Magazine 100 Leaders

Martin Luther King, Jr. An Overview

Martin Luther King, Jr. information from the Seattle Times

The Martin Luther King, Jr. Papers Project at Stanford

"I Have a Dream" speech by Martin Luther King, Jr. text and audio

Wikipedia article about Martin Luther King,_Jr.

Teacher Resources -

Speak Up - Opening Up A Dialogue With Youth About Racism from the USC Rossier School of Education

Stamps and Black History Month

Black History on the Internet - web sites for teachers

Black History Internet Scavenger Hunt -

EdHelper -

Five Lessons for Black History Month

BHM Lesson Plans -

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This page was developed by Kathi Mitchell  
and was last updated on February 19, 2019

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