The Mary McLeod Bethune Council House NHS provides a wide variety of materials and activities that can be reinforced in a classroom.
The Bethune Council House can also provide Rangers from the park to conduct off-site programs at schools, universities, etc. in the Washington, D.C. area.
Our Teacher Packets include vital information on Mary McLeod Bethune and the National Council of Negro Women for use in your classroom.
Civil Rights Digital Storytelling- On-Line Materials for Educators
Civil Rights Chopstick Booklet
Did You Know?
In 1904, Mary McLeod Bethune opened a small school in Daytona Beach, Florida, with five girls and one dollar and fifty cents. That school developed into Bethune-Cookman University. Today, the university has over 3,060 students enrolled. More...