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Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Duncan Tonatiuh
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-05-06 - Publisher: Harry N. Abrams

"Years before the landmark U.S. Supreme Court ruling Brown v. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez, an eight-year-old girl of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage, played an instrumental role in Mendez v. Westminster, the landmark desegregation case of 1946 in California"--
Separate is Never Equal
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Duncan Tonatiuh
Categories: Civil rights movements
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

Almost 10 years before Brown vs. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez and her parents helped end school segregation in California. An American citizen of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage who spoke and wrote perfect English, Mendez was denied enrollment to a "Whites only" school. Her parents took action by organizing
Separate Is Never Equal
Language: en
Pages:
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Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
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A touching account of one family's quest for equality in America.
Separate Is Never Equal
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Duncan Tonatiuh
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
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Multicultural Literature in the Content Areas
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Lakia M. Scott, Barbara Purdum-Cassidy
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-08 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

Today’s public schools represent a demographic of students that are more diverse than ever before. In turn, culturally responsive and affirming teaching practices should mirror the academic, social, and cultural needs of an ever-increasing population of diverse students. Through multicultural education students can discover the ways they are shaped by