Resources and Information for Juneteenth

Juneteenth is the oldest nationally-celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States, honoring African American freedom and highlighting education and achievement. Last year, Congress passed a bill making Juneteenth a federal holiday. Please see below for a collection of resources for celebrating and teaching about Juneteenth.

Resources for Teaching and Learning about Juneteenth:

Three Part Documentary produced by the Texas Institute for the Preservation of History and Culture: