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African American History Month? We have you covered

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

From a modest one-week observation in 1926 to today’s national one-month celebration, African American History Month is an integral thread woven into American history.

It’s also an important education tool for our students.

“African American History Month recognizes and pays tribute to the generations of African Americans who worked against adversity to be an important component of American society,” said Stefanie Wager, the social studies consultant at the Iowa Department of Education.

To that end, we’ve compiled some resources for your classroom:

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Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on March 08, 2021 at 3:25pm.