We Shall Not Be Moved: The Student Sit-Ins of 1960

Websites for Teachers

History in the Making

  • History in the Making:  Articles, speeches, and videos about the 1960s and the Greensboro Sit-ins on the History Channel website.

Greensboro Sit-ins

  • A great resource for information regarding all aspects of the Greensboro Sit-ins put together by the local newspaper organizations

Timeline of Events

  • A detailed timeline of the events surrounding the Greensboro sit-ins

Peaceful Protests

  • An account of the sit-ins including some of the “Do’s and Don’ts” decided on by the students to have a successful and peaceful protest

Firsthand Accounts

  • An overview documentary featuring firsthand accounts of the students who started the movement.  Content Warning: The “N” word as well as intense imagery is used in this film.

Movements Through Music

  • Kansas City and International musicians speak on the history and importance of protest music.

Current State

  • A more current check-in on the state of community relationships in Greensboro now.