The Ultimate List Of Resources For Learning About The Life And Legacy Of Harriet Tubman

Harriet Tubman

With Harriet Tubman about to take up residence on our $20 bills, this could not be a better time to learn more about the life and legacy of the Civil War Era abolitionist, freedom fighter, and former slave.

Here are some resources to help you on that journey:

Why Harriet Tubman was chosen for the $20 bill by ABC News

Harriet Tubman mini bio by The Biography Channel

What You Never Knew About Harriet Tubman by the Smithsonian Channel

America the Story of Us: Harriet Tubman by The History Channel


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About the author 

Michelle Boyd Waters, M.Ed.

I am a secondary English Language Arts teacher, a University of Oklahoma student working on my doctorate in Instructional Leadership and Academic Curriculum with an concentration in English Education and co-Editor of the Oklahoma English Journal. I am constantly seeking ways to amplify students' voices and choices.

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