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History of School Segregation in Trenton: Focus on the Higbee Street School, November 3, 2019

  A presentation in the Trent House Visitor Center (15 Market Street, Trenton NJ), on Sunday, November 3, 2 to 3 PM, will focus on the Higbee Street School was built in 1857 as the first Trenton school for African…

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Teaching African American History: A Workshop for K-12 Educators, October 10, 2019

REGISTRATION IS OPEN! “Teaching African American History: A Workshop for K-12 Educators” October 10, 2019 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Grounds For Sculpture Hamilton, NJ $100 Individual Ticket / $75 Student Ticket Includes breakfast, lunch, and admission to Grounds For…

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Push for Ethnic Studies in Schools Faces a Dilemma: Whose Stories to Tell

The article describes the debate about California’s newly proposed ethnic studies curriculum for K-12 public schools and which groups should be included.  Click here to read the article.

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‘Separate Programs for Separate Communities’: California School District Agrees to Desegregate

“A California school district outside of San Francisco agreed to desegregate its schools on Friday, after a two-year state investigation found that the district had “knowingly and intentionally maintained and exacerbated” racial segregation and even established an intentionally segregated school.” …

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Continuing Conversation on Race and White Privilege, August 5, 2019

Please join us on Monday, August 5th for the latest session of our Continuing Conversations on Race & White Privilege with this important chapter in American history and its continuing repercussions. As has become our August “summer social hour” tradition,…

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