Also, see an older list that has other related material: The Best Resources For Learning About Rosa Parks

Thanks to Teaching Tolerance, I just learned that December 4th will be the 60th anniversary of the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

I’m sure there will be lot of new resources becoming available in the next few weeks, and I’m also sure that there are plenty that I’m not including in the first edition of this post. Please let me know what I’m missing.

You might also be interested some of the many previous “Best” lists I’ve published on the Civil Rights Movement & race and racism, including:

The Best Websites For Learning About Martin Luther King

The Best Resources To Remember Dr. Martin Luther King’s Death (& Life)

The Best Sites For Learning About The Martin Luther King Memorial

The Best Sites To Teach About African-American History

The Best Sites To Learn About The Greensboro Sit-Ins (It’s The Fiftieth Anniversary)

The Best Places To Learn About President Obama’s Life

The Best Resources For Learning About The “Freedom Riders”

The Best Resources About The March On Washington

The Best Commentaries On The 60th Anniversary Of Brown vs. Board Of Education

The Best Resources For Teaching About Selma

The Best Resources For Learning About School Desegregation (& Segregation) – Help Me Find More

The Best Posts & Articles On The Textbook That Calls Slaves “Workers”

A Collection Of Useful Posts, Articles & Videos On Race & Racism – Help Me Find More

Here is a beginning list on Rosa Parks and The Montgomery Bus Boycott:

I’ve got to start with Teaching Tolerance’s great new resource, Beyond the Bus: Teaching the Unseen Story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

10 Things You May Not Know About Rosa Parks is from The History Channel.

The Montgomery Bus Boycott looks like a pretty impressive site from the local Montgomery newspaper.

How Change Happens: The Real Story of Mrs. Rosa Parks & The Montgomery Bus Boycott is from The Huffington Post.

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


Here’s a History Channel video.

The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks

Rosa Parks’ Birthday: 5 Things You May Not Know About Civil Rights Icon is from NBC.

This looks like a great new site on Rosa Parks.

Here’s a new TED-Ed lesson and video:

The Rebellious Lives of Mrs. Rosa Parks is a good lesson plan.

The Real Rosa Parks Story Is Better Than the Fairy Tale is from The NY Times.

Before She Refused to Give Up Her Seat, Rosa Parks Had a Long History as a Voting Rights Activist is from TIME.