Daily History Lessons

Due to COVID-19,  children in Maryland Schools will be learning from home until May 15, 2020.  What better time to teach them the history of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County!  Beginning Monday, March 30, each day OLT will provide a lesson to explore local history.  

Anne Arundel African American History

Dr. Aris T. Allen was the first African American to serve on the Board of Education (BOE) for Anne Arundel County Public Schools (AACPS) and was the first African-American chair of the MD Republican party and the first to run for a statewide office in MD. Check out more of his legacy in this short video!