School is Not White!, The by Doreen Rappaport

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  • History - United States/20th Century,
  • People & Places - United States - African-American,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Children"s 4-8 - Education,
  • School integration,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Children: Grades 1-2,
  • Education,
  • School & Education,
  • Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism,
  • Juvenile Fiction / General,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Historical / United States / 20th Century,
  • African Americans,
  • United States

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Book details

ContributionsCurtis James (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8142215M
ISBN 100786818387
ISBN 109780786818389

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A study by NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development found that students of color and white students viewed minority teachers more highly than white teachers.

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Inschools in Drew, Miss. remained strictly segregated in spite of the year-old Supreme Court decision declaring segregation unconstitutional. Bertha and Matthew Carter decided to enroll their children in the all-white schools.

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Odessa was 93 percent white, Permian 99 percent, and Ector 90 percent minority. Forced federal integration in the early ‘80s led to the closure of Ector—because white residents in Odessa were unwilling to allow Permian students to be shifted to other schools, since they feared this would destroy the Panthers’ vaunted football culture.

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The Carters, a family of sharecroppers, had had enough. Mae Bertha and Matthew wanted their children to have an equal opportunity for a good s: 3.

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