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?
Mary McLeod Bethune was invited by President Dumarsais Estimé of the President of Haïti to celebrate the 1949 Haïtian Exposition. She became the first woman to be given the Medal of Honor and Merit, Haïti's highest award.