Foot Soldiers In The Classroom
Foot soldiers in the classroom
Summer institute immerses S.C. teachers in civil rights history
Posted on: July 28, 2017; Updated on: July 28, 2017By Mary-Kathryn Craft, firstname.lastname@example.org, 803-576-6195
From gathering inside Zion Baptist Church — a safe haven for civil rights activists in the 1960s — to speaking one-on-one with veterans of the movement, a group of South Carolina middle and high school teachers this summer got an inside look at civil rights history in Columbia.
The inaugural South Carolina Civil Rights Teacher Institute, sponsored by the South Carolina Center for Civil Rights History and Research, was launched to connect social studies teachers with primary …