The History Of Black History Month

Black History Month

Black History Month, a month in America and other countries to celebrate the contributions of black people and African descent, had its origin story in 1915.  The Origins Of Black History Month On September 9, 1915, Carter G. Woodson, William D. Hartgrove, George Cleveland Hall, Alexander L. Jackson, and James E. Stamps founded the Association for […]

9 Children’s Books for Black History Month

9 Children's Books for Black History Month

What better way to teach your child than through a good book? February is Black History Month and you may be looking for books to help connect children with the past, and even the present. You can find biographies, fiction based on real-life experiences, and a vast variety of themes from slavery to segregation. Here […]

Black History Month

Black History Month

February is Black History Month. This tradition was originally established in 1926 by Dr. Carter G. Woodson. He originally launched this as “Negro History Week” as an initiative to bring national awareness of the contributions of black people throughout American history. This was later expanded, in 1976, to incorporate the entire month of February to […]