Saturday, March 31, 2007

Teachers Fired for Telling Students About Emmett Till

Two teachers in Los Angeles were fired recently for teaching Black History (American History) to students.

NPR speaks with Marisol Alba, the teacher at the center of the controversy.

Elaine Mosley, Chief administrator of a similar School (a Charter School) in Chicago, offers her insight regarding the importance of teaching Black History to young students.

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