The following set of videos is to provoke an
understanding that everyone (Whites, Blacks, Mexicans, Asians,
American Indians, etc. ) had their struggles with access to quality
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Category: Start of public schools
public schools started in the South?
Determining our Destiny in
(Flash Shockwave Video)
In the North: Massachusetts has been credited with the start of
public schools in 1635.
In the South:
Public schools were started 200+
Schools and the Literacy Rate Increased when Blacks determined
that they were responsible for the Educational Process of their
children. In addition, the
schooling and educational process was started by Blacks, collectively
uniting Blacks and initiated the start of
Public Schools in the South for ALL people. DO YOU KNOW THAT?
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School Desegregation videos
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Mendez v. Westminster/Desegregating California's Schools
Brown: A Landmark Case