teaching black history to black children

Black History Month is in the Building

A comprehensive list of great places to visit with children as we celebrate Black History Month with the babies.

– Feb 2, 2018

3 Black Family Travel Destinations Perfect For Winter Break (#RIFamily)

A comprehensive list of great places to be and great things to do on a black family trip.

– Dec 30, 2014

A Black Father Talks His Son Through a Kevin Hart Joke and the Fine Art of Stereotyping

A Kevin Hart joke that plays on stereotypes inspires a "King" to school his "prince" on the importance of image.

– Feb 28, 2014

Beyond MLK Day: Teaching Kids Why Martin Matters

How to make Martin Luther King, Jr.'s life and his work meaningful for children today — and forever.

– Jan 20, 2014

The First Memorial Day: Celebrating Fallen American Soldiers & the Freed Slaves Who Honored Them

Well yes, there will be barbecues galore and lots of beer passed about and some kick-ass sales at the mall and everyone will enjoy their...

– May 27, 2013

Black Children and Black History: The Importance Of Teaching Our Kids the Complexity Of Us

I was in the car headed to the Atlanta OneMillionRising rally with Mari and three of her female classmates, singing Prince’s “Adore” loud and off-key,...

– Mar 4, 2013

Celebrating Black History Month All Day, Every Day

Black History Month is a celebration of American history, and deserves to be discussed every day, not just in February.

– Feb 2, 2009