Juneteenth is not just a holiday--it is knowledge, and making the effort to teach about Juneteenth helps everyone, from students to teachers

3 ways to teach about Juneteenth all year long


Juneteenth is more than a holiday--it is knowledge, and making the effort to learn more about it benefits everyone


Research shows that only 8 to 9 percent of class time, equivalent to 1-2 lessons, is currently dedicated to Black history. Juneteenth being established as a federal holiday is an opportunity for educators to make a shift and expand upon the history, cultures, and experiences discussed in the classroom.





Celebrated annually on June 19, Juneteenth marks the date some of the last enslaved people

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