Grade Range: 6-12Resource Type(s): Reference MaterialsDate Posted: 7/7/2008
Students will learn how leaders of the Howard University law school and the Legal Defense Fund of the NAACP prepared to fight segregation in the nation's public schools. An Organized Legal Campaign is the third section of the online exhibition entitled Separate is Not Equal: Brown v. Board of Education.
Multimedia instruction, Museum education
Lessons & Activities
In 1974, Boston's court-ordered busing plan became one of the most visible and controversial exam...
Separate but equal, NAACP, Margold Report, dictaphone, Freedmen?s Bureau, Legal Defense Committee, Brown v. Board of Education, Johnson, Mordecai, civil rights, Legal Defense Fund, Howard University, Supreme court, Houston, Charles Hamilton, Howard University School of Law, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, racism, Marshall, Thurgood, Segregation, desegregation, Howard, Oliver Otis
A fictional story with historic background and photographs depicting students during the period o...
Support for Smithsonian's History Explorer is provided by the Verizon Foundation