Black, red, yellow and green geometric shapes bordering the words "African American History"

Resources for Teaching STEM Students

When is it?

Feb. 1 - March 1

What is it?

Black History Month is an annual celebration of achievements by African Americans and a time for recognizing the central role of black people in U.S. history.

Local Events:  

STEM Role Models:

Classroom Resources:







  • Learn about how diversity in the STEM workforce varies widely across jobs based on the data provided by Pew Research Center
  • View the Fact Sheet: Supporting Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Success among African American Students
  • Black people in STEM jobs are especially concerned about diversity and discrimination in the workplace. See the data provided on this topic through the Pew Research Center