Civil Rights in Our Schools
- Race & Ethnicity
- Civic Engagement
Every February students across the country learn about Black History Month, including the civil rights movement. But educating children on the civil rights movement takes on a special role when you’re located in Birmingham, Alabama. Professor Tondra Loder-Jackson dives into the history of civil rights activism in Birmingham’s schools and what teachers today should know as they tackle this important topic in their classrooms.
Read Loder-Jackson’s SSN brief, How Alabama Can Earn a Straight "A" in Civil Rights Education