ERIC Number: EJ538649
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Kindergarten in Kansas: A View from the Beginning.
McConnell, Judith L.
Journal of Education, v177 n3 p9-22 1995
A professor and students from Washburn University, Topeka (Kansas) interviewed C. S. Sudduth, one of the few remaining alumni of the Tennessee Town Kindergarten, the first kindergarten for black children west of the Mississippi, founded in 1893. His story preserves a history of educational innovation and equal opportunities for black students. (SLD)
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue titled "Early Education and Care in the U.S. during the Twentieth Century."