Grade Range: 6-12Resource Type(s): Reference MaterialsDate Posted: 7/7/2008
In this online exhibition, students will learn how racism, social attitudes and policies such as Jim Crow laws and poll taxes led to the Plessy v. Ferguson case which legalized segregation. Segregated America is the first section of the online exhibition entitled Separate is Not Equal: Brown v. Board of Education.
Discussions, Multiple activities, Museum education, Teaching guides, Large Group instruction
Part of a Pullman porter's job was to make up the sleeping berths in his assigned sleeping car, a...
Constitution, Black, February, African-American History Month, citizenship, African American History Month, desegregation, discrimination, Black History, Supreme Court, African American, black history month, African American history, segregation, African-American, Brown v. Board of Education, Jim Crow, separate but equal, civil rights, racism
Connie, a fictional young girl, witnesses the student sit-ins at the lunchcounter in Greensboror,...
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