By Sam Johnson
Martin Luther King, Jr. was a great teacher who taught us many things -- that people can and do make a difference, that we are responsible for ourselves and each other, that changes can take place if actively though not violently pursued – AND, that we CAN make dreams come true!
Check the links below for more info. and resources related to Martin Luther King, Jr.:
MARTIN LUTHER KING, Jr. LINKS & RESOURCES:
"I have a Dream" Speech As A Work of Literature (PBS Teacher's Resource)
Martin Luther King, Jr. Online -- Speeches, Quotes, Biography, Video Clips
"MLK A Call to Conscience"
"I Have A Dream" Speech, Video with Written Transcript (American Rhetoric Top 100 Speeches)
National Writing Project Resources for Martin Luther King Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service (Official Web Page)
Ways to Celebrate MLK Day (Family Education Web Page from Pearson)