Black History on the Screen: Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
Always spurring innovation, the skills of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) are essential for furthering our society. From the invention of the traffic light to pioneering a new heart surgery for children, Black scientists, mathematicians, technologists, and engineers have been vital in advancing their fields. The movies and TV shows on this list honor the work that has been furthered by Black innovators. After you've finished watching, spark a discussion with your kids about the significant advancements made by Black contributors and the importance of them receiving credit for their work. And when you're done here, come back to discover more Black history in dance, games, and sports; arts, business, and culture; and activism, civics, and social justice.