Academic Standard: Subject

African American and the Harlem Renaissance
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Set: 
Social Studies (2014-2019)
Type: 
Subject
Grade range: 
No grade range

Students analyze the cultural contributions made by African Americans during the Harlem Renaissance.

 
Elements within this Subject
 
Standard
Assess the literary contributions made by African Americans.
Describe the contributions of African Americans to the performing arts, including Fisk Jubilee Singers, W.C. Handy, John Work III, and DeFord Bailey.
Describe the contributions of African Americans to the visual arts, including Edmondson Williams.
Evaluate the impact of the African American media on American life.
Analyze reactions of Americans to the Harlem Renaissance.