"The trouble with Women’s History Month—with all these special months—is that they encourage people to think that problems have been solved. The female heroes of yesterday are acknowledged, the debt paid and the slate wiped clean."
-Maureen Costello, "The Trouble with Women's History Month"
Use this quote and the resources below to discuss the past, present, and future of women's history in the context of Women's History Month.
Background Information and Resources
Women in the Past & Today: Lessons & Discussions
How do you engage students during Women's History Month? Do you have any resources to share? We'd love to hear form you--leave a comment!
PLUS: we created a PDF poster from this great blog featuring the Laurel Thatcher Ulrich quote "Well behaved women rarely make history." Click here to download and print to your Perfecta Full Color Design System!