When it comes to the subjects that we are taught in school, the list can be quite long. From learning mathematical equations to mastering how to form complete sentences, students gain knowledge in multiple areas. But there is one area in particular that doesn’t get the attention that it deserves. And that is black history.
Some may argue the fact that we have a whole month dedicated to African American history. They think we should be satisfied with the fact that an entire month is dedicated to us. A whole 28 days to celebrate the achievements of our brothers and sisters. Here is the deal with black history month. Yes, it is absolutely wonderful that someone thought enough of our people to designate one month out of the year to focus on our heritage and accomplishments as a whole. But is that really enough?