King Legacy Series for Students by Beacon Press
In partnership with the Estate of Martin Luther King, Jr. and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Research and Education Institute, Beacon Press has published A Time to Break Silence: The Essential Works of Martin Luther King, Jr. for Students. The anthology is the first collection of King's essential writings and speeches specifically for high school students and young people.
King Digital History Project
A generous grant from National Endowment for the Humanities allowed the Liberation Curriculum to partner with local public teachers to develop the King Digital History Project (KDHP) which focused on teaching about King and the African-American freedom struggle using primary source documents. Education Director, Dr. Andrea McEvoy Spero guided Bay Area teachers through the creation of curriculum incorporating primary sources and project-based learning strategies.
Alameda County Office of Education, Words That Made America
Liberation Curriculum, in partnership with the Alameda County Office of Education (ACOE) and funded by a Teaching American History grant, conducted professional development for middle and high school teachers enrolled in "Words That Made America." Over three years, teachers participated in workshops, lesson study and a field trip to iconic sites of the Civil Rights Movement.