Happy Birthday, Mary McLeod Bethune!

On this day in 1875, a noted educator and political activist was born, Mary McLeod Bethune.  Here is a short list of resources on this influential woman.

Biography: http://www.biography.com/people/mary-mcleod-bethune-9211266

PBS: http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/americanexperience/features/biography/eleanor-bethune/

National Women’s History Museum: http://www.nwhm.org/education-resources/biography/biographies/mary-mcleod-bethune/

National Park Service: http://www.nps.gov/nr/travel/wash/dc62.htm

Audio Podcast Department of the Interior: http://www.doi.gov/interiormuseum/podcasts/Mary-McLeod-Bethune.cfm

Black Past: http://www.blackpast.org/aah/bethune-mary-jane-mcleod-1875-1955 

Youtube videos: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kkM_YcJXF7ghttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NZ38PYAIhHM

Lesson Plans: http://www.nps.gov/mamc/forteachers/lessonplansandteacherguides.htm  http://www.tolerance.org/lesson/mary-mcleod-bethune

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