Black History Month
This lesson provides space for students to engage with the concept of intersectionality, and honor special women.
In honor of Black History Month, consider these lessons on everything from the story of Black farmers to the history of voter suppression.
Students explore new angles on the life and ideas of Martin Luther King Jr., and consider their own responses and (re)commitments to justice.
Through readings, circle gatherings, and resources, students explore the history of Juneteenth and share their thoughts about community, liberation, and celebration.
A collection of classroom activities to explore the life, ideas, and strategies of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Black history isn't just for February. Here, some perspectives on teaching Black history - and suggested activities for any time of the year.
Meyer Levin Middle School principal George Patterson writes in Chalkbeat about how his awe-inspiring school puts students at the center of Juneteenth.
Reflections on a Black Lives Matter at School symposium
Ella Baker, who helped build many of the most important organizations of the civil rights movement, defied traditional gender roles. She deprioritized charismatic leadership from above and instead empowered people to take charge of their own struggles for freedom.
Collected lessons for teaching Black History Month, primarily for high school and middle school.