Black Teacher Archive Project

An archival initiative to preserve the political and intellectual contributions of Black educators before 1970.

About the Project

Funded by Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in summer 2020, this two year project seeks to partner with repositories to digitize journals of “Colored Teacher Associations.”

Project Blog

Read here for updates on the project’s progress!

Be a Contributor

Success of this project depends on collaboration. Find out how you can become a partner.

Project Team

Meet the Team!

“In the hands of the Negro teachers rests the destiny of the race.” Ambrose Caliver

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