Black History Month 2021

To learn more about this year’s theme, “The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity”, the origins of Black History Month, outstanding Black Americans, and more, please follow these links:

Black History Month — History Channel

Celebrate Black History Month – PBS

African American Reads & Documentaries for Adults (printable PDF version)

Black History Month 2021 New Books for Youth printable PDF

5 Iconic Black Artists Who Changed Dance History

Celebrating Black History Month Poems, articles, and podcasts that explore African American history and culture – The Poetry Foundation

The Undefeated 44 most influential black Americans in history

Black History Month Activities for February and Beyond – We Are Teachers

Rest In Power: Notable Black Folks We Lost In 2020

February is African American History Month: The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the generations of African Americans who struggled with adversity to achieve full citizenship in American society.

The Root 100 2020: The Most Influential African Americans in 2020

From ELLE Magazine: Read Amanda Gorman’s Poem, ‘The Hill We Climb’ In Full and Feel Immediately Inspired (full transcript with audio/video)

Amanda Gorman’s Words Honored America’s Real Heroes During the Super Bowl – Esquire Magazine

Black History Month – National Geographic Kids

Black History Month 2021: “Black Family: Representation, Identity and Diversity”