Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Little Rock Nine...50 Years Later

Observations from the documentary:

Central is still segregated. How so?

What is life like for the majority of African American students who attend Central?

What is life like for the majority of White students who attend Central?

How far have we come?

Problems discussed in film:
Black on Black crime
Poverty
Drugs
High Dropout Rate

Reminders of how far we have to go....look at the poverty surrounding Central High School.
Discuss the symbolism of the statues on the state capital grounds.

Roots of the problem are...?

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