See an updated list: Best Resources For Teaching About Rosa Parks & 60th Anniversary Of The Montgomery Bus Boycott

Rosa Parks was arrested on this day in 1955.

Here are a few resources I’ve pulled together about her life:

The Politics of Children’s Literature: What’s Wrong with the Rosa Parks Myth is from The Zinn Education Project.

There’s an excellent review of a new biography of the late Rosa Parks in The New York Times, including this great quote:

Here are some tweets I’ve seen today:

A Poorly Worded RNC Tweet On Rosa Parks Backfires is from NPR.

Rosa Parks: How I Fought For Civil Rights is from Scholastic.

Here’s a slideshow on Rosa Parks from CBS News.

Opinion: It’s time to free Rosa Parks from the bus is from CNN.

Rosa Parks Fast Facts is from CNN.

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