There are so many creative, fun, and compelling ways to teach Douglass and the many subjects that his life illuminates. Share your favorites by contacting douglassbicentennial@gmail.com and explore new ones here.


At what age or grade level do your first introduce your students to Frederick Douglass? How do you structure Douglass content for age appropriateness and grade level?


History; English / American / African-American Literature; African American Studies: these are just some of the courses that feature DouglassNo doubt there are more--Photography or Media Studies? Others? What are the most effective ways for teaching Douglass to college students?


What are some of the areas where Douglass figures centrally in new, original scholarship? Graduate students working on Douglass, let us hear from you.