Here are some resources of interest:
- Madison’s first African-American teacher (and former MTI member) Geraldine Bernard, interviewed on WORT by MTI member Helena White.
- Black Lives Matter at School Resources from the National Education Association (NEA)
- Also from the NEA, classroom resources for Black History Month.
- This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Memphis Sanitation Workers Strike which brought Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to Memphis where he was assassinated on April 4.
- From the New York Times: “our chief critics look at 28 significant works of black cinema from the 20th century.”