ERIC Number: EJ594860
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
"Helping To Make Democracy a Living Reality": The Curriculum Conference of the Mississippi Freedom Schools.
Ligon, Jerry A.; Chilcoat, George W.
Journal of Curriculum and Supervision, v15 n1 p43-68 Fall 1999
In 1963, the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee established Freedom Schools as part of civil-rights undertakings to assist African Americans in Mississippi. Results of the curriculum conference that created the alternative summer-school program may help educators implement critical pedagogy in today's schools. Contains 61 references. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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