NEW Avoice Exhibit on African-American Leadership in Fair Housing Policy
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The Avoice Virtual Library is pleased to announce the launch of a new exhibit on the role of African-American members of Congress in shaping the nation’s fair housing policy. From passage of the 1968 Fair Housing Act to more recent efforts to combat predatory lending, African-American members worked tirelessly to eradicate discriminatory housing policies and practices throughout the nation.
Find out more about how the Congressional Black Caucus carries on a decades-long fight to ensure everyone equal and fair access to a home of their choice in this new addition to Avoice. Visit the new Fair Housing Exhibit!
Avoice Spotlights: Share My Lesson
Share My Lesson is a place where educators can come together to create and share their very best teaching resources. Developed by teachers for teachers, this free platform gives access to high-quality teaching resources and provides an online community where teachers can collaborate with, encourage and inspire each other.
Share My Lesson has a significant resource bank for Common Core State Standards, covering all aspects of the standards, from advice and guides to help with dedicated resources that support the standards.
Developed by the American Federation of Teachers and TES Connect, the largest network of teachers in the world, the Share My Lesson team has highlighted some free lesson plans, worksheets and activities to help teachers celebrate African-American History Month in their classrooms. To view some of these excellent resources, click here.
Avoice is proud to highlight the work of the tremendous organization and we encourage our users to visit their website today. To learn more about Share My Lesson please visit www.sharemylesson.com.
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