Women's History Month

"Women's Education - Women's Empowerment"  
Celebrate Women's History Month 

  National Women's History Museum ("The National Women's History Museum affirms the value of knowing Women's History, illuminates the role of women in transforming society and encourages all people, women and men, to participate in democratic dialogue about our future."

•  Woman Suffrage Timeline (1840-1920)

•  Declaration of Sentiments and Resolutions (the full text of the first major American women's rights manifesto - Woman's Rights Convention held at Seneca Falls, 19-20 July, 1848

•  Department of Education - Women's History (a nice site provided by the U.S. Department of Education)

•  History Channel - Women's History Month (includes the history of woman's suffrage, firsts in women's achievements, and a women's hall of fame)

•  Amercian Women (a Library of Congress site providing resources for the study of women's history and culture in the United States)

•  National Park Service - Resources on Women's History (information about places where women made history in the United States, including historic homes or sites that can be visited)

•  National Women's Hall of Fame (biographies of important women in American history)

•  National Women's History Project (founded in 1980 as an educational nonprofit organization to recognize and celebrate the diverse and historic accomplishments of women)

•  Timeline of Women's Suffrage Granted by Country 

•  Women by the Numbers (provided by the U.S. Census Bureau, this site provides information on the status and achievements of American women, including population, earnings, motherhood, education,    professions, and more in honor of Women's History)

•  Women's History Crossword Puzzle (a downloadable puzzle provided by the New York Times)

•  Women of Our Time: Twentieth-Century Photographs from the National Portrait Gallery (an interactive site to view photographs of many twentieth-century America's famous and influential women. Accompanied by brief biographies)

•  Biographies of Famous Women by Category (provided by the National Women's History Museum)

•  Women Activists (provided by the National Women's History Museum)


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