Civil Rights Classroom Resources

Over the past few days, educators have reached out to learn more about our Civil Rights Tour and to seek additional educational resources. Our team compiled classroom resources to help you and your students engage with issues of race, bias, and inequity. 

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General resources

'Talking About Race' portal from the National Museum of African American History & Culture

8 Online Exhibits on Black History, Racism, and Protest from the Smithsonian Magazine

Online resources from the National Civil Rights Museum

A guide to equity and antiracism for educators from Edutopia (by Teaching for Change)

Education Guide from the Anti-Defamation League

15 Classroom Resources from Education Week

PBS Learning Media Civil Rights Collection

Library of Congress Civil Rights Collection

Resources for parents from TODAY

Teaching young children about bias, diversity, and social justice from Edutopia


Information & celebrations from

Teaching Juneteenth from Teaching Tolerance

17 ways to celebrate Juneteenth from We Are Teachers

Juneteenth lesson plans from




Book lists from EmbraceRace

Anti-racism books for kids from The New York Times

12 books to help children understand race, anti-racism, and protest from the Smithsonian Magazine


Brightspark Blog

How the Civil Rights movement relates to the present 

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