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Statue of abolitionist Frederick Douglass

African American History: 5 Ways to Cultivate Greater Appreciation With Your Kids

February 19th, 2015

From the arts to the sciences, African Americans have played a prominent role in contributing to America‚Äôs rich culture and development in the modern world. Encourage your kids to gain a greater appreciation of Black history with information from the Library of Congress, National Park Service, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and others, by helping […]

Mary McLeod Bethune with a line of girls from her school

Black History: 8 Fun Ways to Cultivate Greater Appreciation

February 28th, 2014

Encourage your kids to have a greater appreciation of black history and the contributions famous and everyday African Americans made to the development of a rich black culture and the pursuit of knowledge in various disciplines from art to medicine. Make connections with all five senses, absorb some new facts and get moving while you […]