Black Sands Entertainment
Black Sands Entertainment publishes comic books, storybooks, and games that feature African American characters.
Lee & Low Multicultural Books
LEE & LOW BOOKS is the largest multicultural children's book publisher in the country; publishing books about everyone for everyone. They are also one of the few minority-owned publishing companies in the United States, with books for children from pre-K to 12th grade.
Little Feminist Board Books
Mudpuppy's Little Feminist Board Book Set is comprised of colorfully illustrated portraits of real women who have made a historical impact on the world. Illustrations by Lydia Ortiz and words by Emily Kleinman introduce children to these important people in history with images that are fun for youngsters and also realistic. The Board Book Set includes 4 mini board books (Pioneers, Artists, Leaders, and Activists.)
Hero Heads is a clothing brand with unique, hand-drawn designs of inspirational people, allowing you to ‘wear your heart on your tee’. We contribute 10% of profits to a charity related to the hero's cause. In order to create high quality clothing with artistic designs that last, we screen print with the best inks on high-end fabric that is super comfortable, resilient, and produced responsibly.
Independent Black Children's Books Facebook Group
This is a place where African American Children's Book Authors and Illustrators can come together to talk, network and share. A place where readers can find books and illustrations with African American characters.
Sasha Savvy Loves to Code
Sasha Savvy Loves to Code is an early reader chapter book (ages 7-10). The main character, Sasha Savvy, is a super smart 10-year old African-American girl, who lives in Washington, DC. Sasha must choose which class to take for summer camp. Her mom discovers that the camp is offering a new class for girls on how to code.
Girls Who Code Books
Girls Who Code has teamed up with Penguin to release 13 books for girls about computer science and coding. You can also expect to see a coding-themed journal, activity book, board books, and more!
Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is a children's book packed with 100 bedtime stories about the life of 100 extraordinary women from the past and the present, illustrated by 60 female artists from all over the world.
Podcasts in Color
The largest director of podcasts of color.
The Invention of E.J. Whitaker
The Invention of E.J. Whitaker is a a 24-page comic book tale mixing elements of Adventure, Romance, Historical Fiction and Steampunk to tell the story of one heroine's epic journey through the cultural and gender land mines of the early 20th century to become a bonafide inventor.
Learning with GoGo
Learning with GoGo provides an engaging learning program that's enjoyable for both children and adults, alike. Using the soulful sounds of D.C.'s beloved go-go music, we make your core academic subjects--literacy, math, science, health, arts and social studies--sing!
CulturePlay is a TECHSPACE for kids, tweens, and teens that provides opportunities for youth to engage with 21st century technology with the goal of moving them from consuming technology to producing technology.
Little Flower® is an innovative storytelling initiative that uses art and artist media as a stimulus to promote literacy using African American and multicultural literature. Using books, study guides, reader response journals, stage plays, curriculum development guides, music, dolls, mobile games, as well as the popular Minecraft platform, Little Flower® content is designed to inspire creativity and build self-esteem in youth while pushing forward the idea of integration and inter-connectivity of all things aural, sensory, tactile, and visual.
Queens of Africa
The Queens of Africa program is dedicated, through the use of books, dolls, comics, music and animation series, to help empower children of African descent and their counterparts to be confident and matured ethically. The dolls and materials are designed, through fun and engaging materials, to subconsciously promote African heritage.
Kiro'o Games is a Cameroonian privately held video game, animation, development and publishing company based founded in 2003 by Madiba Olivier.
Genii Games is a collection of interactive mobile apps and web videos for kids to learn about African Culture through games, animation, languages, folktales, and digital storytelling.
Science Underground is a two-minute podcast hosted by TED speaker and scientist Ainissa Ramirez. By the time you sip your coffee or eat your cereal, Science Underground explains a science topic in a fun and understandable way. The show explores a range of topics—some that are pulled right from the headlines, others are topics you’ve been wanting to know.
Crazy Aunt Lindsey's Fab Lab
This site is all about connecting the dots between the magic of everyday life to the scientific process. The videos, projects, and resources you find here brings science to life through beautiful, useful DIY projects.
RainbowMe’s mission is to educate and entertain kids ages 2-12 on social, economic, cultural and ethnic nuances by brokering an exchange of cultures, ideas, and themes that allow them to build a higher EQ (Ethnic Quotient).
Based on the Liberian folktale “How Plover Bird Came to Clean Crocodile’s Teeth,” this game-rich picture book app allows kids to explore the rich sights and sounds of a Liberian rainforest while letting them collect awards as they help a brave bird make a special medicine for a sick crocodile.
Mosa Mack: Science Detective
A web-based series of short, animated science mysteries designed to inspire 4th - 8th graders.
Common Sense Media
Common Sense is the leading independent nonprofit organization dedicated to helping families make smart media choices. They offer the largest, most trusted library of independent age-based and educational ratings and reviews for movies, games, apps, TV shows, websites, books, and music.
Realistic science-fiction games, TV, and comics.
Guidebook to African American History in the National Parks
A concise guidebook provides an enlightening glimpse into how African American history is preserved and interpreted in America's national parks. Woven together, the diverse park sites provide a tapestry into the legacy of the African America experience.
African American Heritage Store
Celebrate the history, influence, and accomplishments of the African American community through our carefully selected products.
CIRCUIT MATH is a math puzzle that will challenge you the moment you begin to play! You can choose from 6 addition levels and 6 subtraction levels with each level offering endless combinations of numbers so no two levels are alike.
A website that supplies free online micro lectures via video tutorials stored on YouTube teaching mathematics, history, finance, physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, economics and computer science.
Coretta Scott King Award Winners
Books by outstanding African American authors and illustrators that focus on the African American experience for youth audiences.
The mission of Sweet Blackberry is to bring little known stories of African American achievement to children everywhere.
The HistoryMakers is the single largest archival collection of its kind in the world designed to promote and celebrate the successes and to document movements, events and organizations that are important to the African American community and to American society.
Quackenworth is an educational media company that specializes in publishing children's books, software, and online educational materials. The company also provides professional development and consulting services to K-12 schools.
African Ancestry is the world leader in tracing maternal and paternal lineages of African descent. With the industry’s largest and most comprehensive database of over 25,000 indigenous African samples, African Ancestry determines specific countries, and more often than not, specific ethnic groups of origin with the highest level of detail, accuracy and confidence.
In a dramatic escape from 14th Century Timbuktu, Princess Nia and her furry companion, Funzi, blast off in a mysterious timeship to keep their nemesis, Komo the wizard, from stealing the precious Imhotep medallion, which Nia has vowed to protect.