Documents from the civil action court case Tallulah Morgan et al. v. James W. Hennigan et al. are online for the first time.
Posted by Stephanie on July 29, 2014, under National History Day, Professional Development, Research.
Over 30 documents related to the topic “Chicago: Journey for Civil Rights in the Midwest” are now online thanks to teachers in Chicago.
Posted by Stephanie on July 8, 2014, under National History Day, Professional Development, Research.
A lesson on the Voting Rights Act puts students in the shoes of members of Congress as they deliberated the bill.
Posted by Christine Blackerby on April 22, 2014, under Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans.
We have teamed up with other federal agencies and cultural institutions to provide digital content, including resources for teachers.
Posted by Natalie on March 11, 2014, under Exhibits, Partner Organizations, Teaching Activities & Lesson Plans.
New DocsTeach Activity: The Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
In this new activity on DocsTeach.org—our online tool for teaching with documents from the National Archives—students will read, analyze, and summarize Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, that established the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. We suggest teaching with this activity during a unit on civil rights in grades 9–12. Approximate time needed […]
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