Warriors Don t Cry

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  • Author : Melba Beals
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Pages : 240 pages
  • ISBN : 1416948821
  • Rating : 4/5 from 32 reviews
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Warriors Don t Cry

Warriors Don t Cry
  • Author : Melba Beals
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 24 July 2007
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The author describes the threats and emotional abuse she endured from white student and adults along with her fears of endangering her family as she commited to being one of the first African American students to integrate Central High School in Little Rock, Arkansas in 1957.

Lost Revolutions

Lost Revolutions
  • Author : Pete Daniel
  • Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press
  • Release : 02 December 2021
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Chronicles the events and societal trends that created disturbance and conflict after World War II, discussing school integration, migration into the cities, the civil rights movement, and the breakdown of traditional values.

Warriors Don t Cry

Warriors Don t Cry
  • Author : Melba Pattillo Beals
  • Publisher : Tantor eBooks
  • Release : 03 October 2011
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The landmark 1954 Supreme Court ruling, Brown v. Board of Education, brought the promise of integration to Little Rock, Arkansas, but it was hard-won for the nine black teenagers chosen to integrate Central High School in 1957. They ran a gauntlet flanked by a rampaging mob and a heavily armed Arkansas National Guard—opposition so intense that soldiers from the elite 101st Airborne Division were called in to restore order. For Melba Beals and her eight friends those steps marked their transformation

Turn Away Thy Son

Turn Away Thy Son
  • Author : Elizabeth Jacoway
  • Publisher : University of Arkansas Press
  • Release : 01 January 2008
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A historical account of the efforts of nine African-American students to integrate Central High School draws on interviews to offer insight into the behind-the-scenes experiences of the students and members of their community.

Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education

Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education
  • Author : James A. Banks
  • Publisher : SAGE
  • Release : 24 May 2012
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With 695 signed entries with cross-references and recommended readings, the Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education, Four-Volume Set, in both print and electronic formats, presents research and statistics, case studies and best practices, policies and programs at pre- and post-secondary levels.

Ike s Final Battle

Ike s Final Battle
  • Author : Kasey S. Pipes
  • Publisher : WND Books
  • Release : 02 December 2021
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He called it one of the hardest things he ever didas difficult as leading the D-Day invasion. When Dwight Eisenhower sent the 101st Airborne to Little Rock to integrate Central High School in September 1957, he couldn't know that he was fighting the last great battle of his career...one that would change forever both him and his country. This is the story of how one of America's greatest leaders confronted America's greatest sin. This is the unlikely tale of how

Beating the Odds A Teen Guide to 75 Superstars Who Overcame Adversity

Beating the Odds  A Teen Guide to 75 Superstars Who Overcame Adversity
  • Author : Mary Ellen Snodgrass
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 30 August 2008
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Many famous people have overcome difficult circumstances and gone on to become successful in their fields. This book profiles the lives of 75 courageous and persistent people who have triumphed over adversity. These individuals have conquered a range of problems, including physical, psychological, social, and economic handicaps. Individuals profiled come from a range of professions and reflect battles against religious prejudice, medical conditions, eating disorders, poverty, and other social ills. Among the people profiled are Mitch Albom, Hillary Clinton, Magic Johnson,

The Shadows of Youth

The Shadows of Youth
  • Author : Andrew B. Lewis
  • Publisher : Hill and Wang
  • Release : 27 October 2009
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Through the lives of Diane Nash, Stokely Carmichael, Bob Moses, Bob Zellner, Julian Bond, Marion Barry, John Lewis, and their contemporaries, The Shadows of Youth provides a carefully woven group biography of the activists who—under the banner of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee—challenged the way Americans think about civil rights, politics, and moral obligation in an unjust democracy. A wealth of original sources and oral interviews allows the historian Andrew B. Lewis to recover the sweeping narrative of

Inspiring African American Women of the Civil Rights Movement

Inspiring African American Women of the Civil Rights Movement
  • Author : La Shawn B. Kelley
  • Publisher : Xlibris Corporation
  • Release : 30 September 2015
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The Civil Rights Movement is a milestone in American history that can help us think more clearly about today's movement for social and political change, which can sometimes be influenced or misguided by the media. We all must seize the opportunity to shape our own post-civil rights era and redefine what “civil rights” means to us today and in the future. Inspiring African-American Women of the Civil Rights Movement – 18th, 19th, and 20th Centuries is just one glimpse into the

Reading for Understanding

Reading for Understanding
  • Author : Ruth Schoenbach,Cynthia Greenleaf,Lynn Murphy
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 15 June 2012
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"As elegantly practical as it is theoretically elegant. It is a guided tour, as one examines the tools of expert teachers as they engage students in a journey that is aptly dubbed Reading Apprenticeship?learning how to become a savvy, strategic reader under the tutelage of thoughtful, caring, and demanding teachers.? P. David Pearson, University of California, Berkeley, and founding editor of the Handbook of Reading Research. Reading for Understanding is a monumental achievement. It was a monumental achievement when

Acting White

Acting White
  • Author : Stuart Buck
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release : 25 May 2010
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Commentators from Bill Cosby to Barack Obama have observed the phenomenon of black schoolchildren accusing studious classmates of "acting white." How did this contentious phrase, with roots in Jim Crow-era racial discord, become a part of the schoolyard lexicon, and what does it say about the state of racial identity in the American system of education?The answer, writes Stuart Buck in this frank and thoroughly researched book, lies in the complex history of desegregation. Although it arose from noble

Black Yellow Dogs

Black Yellow Dogs
  • Author : Ben Kinchlow
  • Publisher : Morgan James Publishing
  • Release : 01 April 2008
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Black Yellow Dogs was written specifically to address the failure of the African American community to vote according to principle. Their leadership tends to commit them to the Democratic Party. They vote without regard to Candidates or issues. This book is designed to encourage them to vote "principle" not "party." The book is also written to help bridge the gap between conservatives and Blacks, who are natural allies, and to dispel some of the myths that each group holds about

Diversity and Education

Diversity and Education
  • Author : H. Richard Milner
  • Publisher : Charles C Thomas Publisher
  • Release : 02 December 2021
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Explicit examples of what these constructs mean and how they are used is provided. The book is complemented by an overview of each chapter and section. Written by some of the leading scholars in education and beyond, this book will be a valuable resource for practicing teachers, teacher educators, graduate students, undergraduate students, and educational researchers."--BOOK JACKET.

Mission High

Mission High
  • Author : Kristina Rizga
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 04 August 2015
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"This book is a godsend a moving portrait for anyone wanting to go beyond the simplified labels and metrics and really understand an urban high school, and its highly individual, resilient, eager and brilliant students and educators." -- Dave Eggers, co-founder, 826 National and ScholarMatch Darrell is a reflective, brilliant young man, who never thought of himself as a good student. He always struggled with his reading and writing skills. Darrell's father, a single parent, couldn't afford private tutors. By the