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Heritage Trail honoree: ‘I think we made a difference in Tallahassee’

City will unveil Heritage Trail honoring 58 people today A slice of Tallahassee’s turbulent yet triumphant past is captured in a permanent display near the corner of Jefferson and South Monroe streets.Read More...
By : admin | Mar 6, 2017

50th Aniversary of the 1963 March on Washington

[rev_slider “March on Washington DC Slider”] Civil Rights March on Washington All about the March on Washington, August 28, 1963 The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom took place in Washington,Read More...
By : admin | Mar 6, 2017

Florida Statute 1003.42

Florida Statute 1003.42 (2)(h) Below is the statute that is the guiding mission of the State of Florida’s Task Force on African American History. You may view the statute here: PUBLIC K-12Read More...
By : admin | Mar 6, 2017

National Museum of African American History and Culture

professional_developmentThe National Museum of African American History and Culture will be a place where all Americans can learn about the richness and diversity of the African American experience, what it means to their lives and how it helped us shape this nation. A place that transcends the boundaries of race and culture that divide us, and becomes a lens into a story that unites us all.
For more information visit : Smithsonian African-American History Museum or


professinal_developmentOur online learning platform will be rooted in the teachings of rich African History traditions and will be held up to the same standards of excellence, accreditation and sustainability that Florida school districts have come to expect.

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African American History Task Force 2016-2017 Summer Institute. June 14-16, 2017 in Tallahassee, Florida. Location: Meek-Eaton Black Archives Research Center and Museum.


Commissioner of Education’s African American History Task Force

501 Orr Drive
GEC-C 316
Tallahassee, FL 32307