and Related Web Sites
- Experience Brooklyn's own Crown
- Discover the magazine of DiscoverHarlem.com
Explore, enjoy, and join "Harlem-Ontime" a comprehensive online community
based system dedicated to the economic, educational, social, and cultural
development of people everywhere." Harlem.NYC has an excellent index,
with links to community centers, cultural institutions, services,
tourism, business and much more.
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Spiritual, and Business Links
A site for teens in urban cities with a goal to unite different communities
The popular African American Magazine
A non-partisan election forum for NYC residents.
Families.com BlackFamilies.com is the place to find useful family-oriented
content and resources, and to interact and react to relevant issues.
The web site of the P.B.S reality show for teens
engaged more than 1,000 youth from diverse backgrounds in the researching,
writing, production, editing and distribution of their own media.
American Literature Book Club
The goal of AALBC.com is to increase knowledge of the diversity of
African American literature, to facilitate the exchange of opinions,
and satisfy your online book buying needs and serve as a resource
and vechicle of expression for aspiring and professional writers.
A New-York based new media company that is providing educational information
on activities, dinning and local services in the new york area. This
site delivers a fruitful knowledge on the life in this diverse city
QUEST OF BLACK HISTORY Students
are assigned a news story to write and edit, based on African American
achievements and successes-- both men and women.
AMERICAN INVENTORS This page presents a full hands-on research
and creative lesson plan on African American inventors. Students work
in teams to research the inventor and his invention, and then must
create a video program for a fictional mini- series on African American
History Month. Rubrics included.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH--A CELEBRATION Find several biographies on
distinguished and notable African Americans.
AFRICAN AMERICAN MOSAIC From the Library of Congress, find a resource
guide for studying all aspects of African American history and culture.
DAYS IN BLACK AND WHITE Sometimes pictures say it all... A look
at the Civil Rights movement in America.
HISTORY PAST TO PRESENT This interactive webhunt addresses some
powerful ques- tions to students, using online resources from prominent
African Americans to search back in time for the his- tory of Black
America and the issues concerning all Amer- icans today.
QUEST POWER RESOURCE LINKS A comprehensive source/guide and gateway
to African and African American history, culture and society
African-American Mosaic,"the Library of Congress's online exhibition
about black history and culture. Includes sections about colonization,abolition,the
migration of African Americans to the North and the western U.S.,
and WPA projects pertaining to African Americans.
American History: Historical Text Archive Many sites giving
incite into the lives and customs of blacks
living in small towns across the U.S.
History Month Site A Web-ring informing the universe of African
History Month Sites A Site with many African American Links
United for Affirmative Action timeline of people and events, 1776-1991
Mecca of the New Negro
on talking to children about diversity and racism,with links to
sites on civil rights and hate crimes. Sponsored by the Leadership
Conference on Civil Rights
"Dialogue on Race". President Clinton and eight others,representing
various minority groups discuss questions such as "unfinished business"
, "class vs. race",and "the roots of racism. "Links to other discussions
connected with the President's Initiative on Race. listener comments
Randolph and the PBS documentary about his and achievements. ordering
information for video
A very informative site with many links, and different activities
- Links to Amistad-related
texts,materials,and projects, both historical and contemporary
- Collection of
projects created by ninth-graders at North Hagerstown (Maryland)
- Birmingham Civil
Rights Institutes description of it's permanent exhibits.
- Synopsis of current
and politics, country by country. Also African games. Also very
little on African-American history
- Writings by and
Americans, mostly focusing on late nineteenth, early twentieth
century and links to other similar sites
- Human and civil
rights web-site including guides
to African-American studies, South Africa, Dr. Martin Luther King,
Jr.,slavery; also, Civil Rights lesson plans and links to sights of
numerous organizations and institutions concerned with Civil and human
rights. From the Indiana Civil Rights Commission
- Links to sites
MLK, lesson plans, African American history, the arts, etc
- Study Guides
and lesson plans based on the New Orleans Civil Rights movement, Plessy
vs. Ferguson, and "Eyes on the prize."
Civil Rights museum. Overview of African-American history, with
short bios of selected individuals and events
and Interactive Media
- Link to VTEENS.ORG
a website reaching out to youth members. Also updating teens on the
latest news with a teen point of view.
- Link to Youth
Media. MediaChannel is a media issues supersite, featuring criticism,
breaking news, and investigative reporting from hundreds of organizations
worldwide. As the media watch the world, we watch the media.
- Link to Wiretap
is the independent information source by and for socially conscious
- Link to Youth
Outlook. The award-winning monthly publication by and for young
people who have stories to share.
- Link to Teen
Voices an online magazine about girls being themselves and realizing
- Link to The
International Youth Hall of Fame a non-profit organization to
show appreciation and support for the majority of youth who are making
a positive difference at home, in school, and in the community.
- Link to Goosehead.com
a community entertainment network for teenagers, created by a teenager.