COVID-19: Educational Resources During the Pandemic


Listed below are three types of resources on African American and Global African history that can be used in the classroom or at home during the remainder of the pandemic, that is, until a vaccine is found and distributed. The first section is a list of available online courses from colleges and universities across the United States. These are courses that can be taken by anyone in the BlackPast.org audience. There are also lesson plans that can be used in the classroom or in homeschooling sessions. Finally, there are museum virtual tours that can be accessed by anyone in our audience.  If you have suggestions please send them to blackpast@blackpast.org.

Global History

The United States, 1776 to 1860

The Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1877

The Era of Racial Segregation, 1878-1920

The Rise of Black Urban America, 1920-1950

Civil Rights-Black Power, 1951-1980

The United States in the 21st Century, 2001–