Check out the new 2011 South Carolina African American History Calendar! According to the website"The 2011 calendar marks the 22nd year AT&T has spearheaded this initiative, providing educators, parents, and visitors a method of identifying African American role models for all youth, honoring notable African American achievers with ties to South Carolina."
February's honoree is educator, administrator, and community leader Bobby D. Gist. Gist currently serves as chair of the Columbia Housing Authority.
For educators and parents, the website also has a special section for lesson plans, bibliography of books and videos, and links other high-quality online resources.