Grade Range: 6-12Resource Type(s): Reference MaterialsDate Posted: 7/7/2008
Students will learn about the equal rights movements that were inspired by the Brown v. Board decision, as well as the continuing struggles to bring equal opportunities to all Americans. Legacy: Achieving Equality is the sixth and final section of the online exhibition entitled Separate is Not Equal: Brown v. Board of Education.
Multimedia instruction, Museum education
Lessons & Activities
The March on Washington, August 28, 1963, was the largest civil rights demonstration the nation h...
Topeka, Kansas, equal rights, Monroe Elementary School, racism, Confederate flag, March on Washington, Segregation, desegregation, civil rights, defiance, resistance, Washington, D.C., Brown v. Board of Education, King, Martin Luther, sit-ins, equal opportunity, Supreme court, Marshall, Thurgood, protest, white supremacy, Clarendon County, South Carolina
A fictional story with historic background and photographs depicting students during the period o...
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