School That Cared

School That Cared

by P. Kamara Sekou Collins
     
 

In The School that Cared, P. Kamara Sekou Collins examines the struggles that African-American students encounter within the public school system in Cincinnati, Ohio. Collins explores blacks and the arena of education during the 19th and 20th century, which led to the implementation of alternative strategies, such as the development of contemporary school

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In The School that Cared, P. Kamara Sekou Collins examines the struggles that African-American students encounter within the public school system in Cincinnati, Ohio. Collins explores blacks and the arena of education during the 19th and 20th century, which led to the implementation of alternative strategies, such as the development of contemporary school communities, in order to provide a quality education for African-American students. As a contemporary continuation of this gallant historical education struggle, Collins highlights the Marva Collins Preparatory School of Cincinnati.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761827368
Publisher:
Rowman & Littlefield Publishing Group Inc
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
82
Sales rank:
1,111,248
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.20(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 Reflecting on Our History: Cincinnati, Black, and Education in the 19th Century; Cincinnati, Blacks, and Education in the 20th Century; The Birth of MCPSC; First Day of School at the "New" Cleaster Mims Campus Chapter 3 Lessons of Wisdom: The Wisdom of the MCPSC Faculty; Surprise Guests at MCPSC; Senior Week: It's So Hard to Say Goodbye Chapter 4 References Chapter 5 About the Author

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