I See Me Personalized Books Make Kids Heroes

Frederick Douglas, Rosa Parks, Harriet Tubman, Martin Luther King Jr., and Matthew Henson are some of the heroes little boys and girls learn about each Black History Month. Hearing stories about these historical figures helps to inspire kids and show them that they can dream big and change the world. Too often, the images that […]

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Learning Black History as A Family

Each year, we take 28 days to teach our children about the same four heroes. Martin Luther King, Jr. Rosa Parks. Langston Hughes. Oprah. And while these individuals have made significant contributions to black history, it’s time for us to learn about the unsung heroes who also helped to pave the way. Jamaican political leader, […]

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Celebrate Labor Day – With a Caribbean Craft!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… No, not Christmas. Not even back to school. It’s Labor Day weekend! It’s the time for BBQs, kicking back, and if you’re from Brooklyn–getting on bad on Eastern Parkway. This weekend marks the 49th celebration of Brooklyn’s West Indian American Day Carnival. Close to 2 million people […]

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