Skip to main content

black history month

Recent Posts

Teaching Black History: Resources For All Ages

"The soul that is within me no man can degrade. I am not the one that is being degraded on account of this treatment, but those who are inflicting it upon me..." -Frederick DouglassBlack...

February 1, 2017

New PBS Documentary Examines African-American Life Since MLK

Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise, a two-part, four-hour documentary series hosted, executive produced and written by Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr., will premiere on GPB over two...

November 10, 2016

Last Minute Black History Month Arts Events

Black History month is almost over. Along with museum exhibits, school programs and parades, the performing arts offer a way to learn about and experience African American culture in a rich way....

February 21, 2013

Black History Month 2013

February is Black History month. Some say that this special month is no longer necessary because African American history should be taught throughout the year. That argument minimizes the historic...

February 1, 2013

Dr. Warren M. Washington: Atmospheric Researcher and Living Legend

February is Black History Month, and it is also a wonderful time for me to spotlight a remarkable atmospheric scientist and climate researcher. His name is Dr. Warren M. Washington, and his...

February 20, 2012

Monthly Resources

Monthly Resources Need material for lessons on the 150th Anniversary of the Civil War? Interested in teaching students about a current event? Want to find more content that targets Black History...

March 22, 2011

Black History Month

Black History MonthGPB has digital resources to use in the classroom to educate students about the achievements of African Americans.Resources from PBS Learning Media:1) Understanding Duke Ellington...

January 28, 2011

Pages