February is Black History Month: Discover African-American History, Literature, and Poetry on Shmoop

Here’s a fun bit of trivia. Many say that Jackie Robinson, the man who bravely desegregated Major League Baseball, was even better at football than he was at baseball. More on Race in the History of the NFL

Shmoop is just getting started, but we have loads of African-American learning and teaching resources to help bring Black History Month to life. Here are our picks:

African-American History on Shmoop

African-American Literature on Shmoop

African-American Poetry on Shmoop