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Teachers in the Movement Podcast

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Teachers in the Movement is an oral history project that explores teachers’ ideas and pedagogy inside and outside the classroom during the U.S. Civil Rights Movement. The Teachers in the Movement podcast features the voices and stories of teachers throughout the South as well as practical advice and ideas for teachers, parents and citizens who want to talk about race and democracy.

Teachers in the Movement is an oral history project that explores teachers’ ideas and pedagogy inside and outside the classroom during the U.S. Civil Rights Movement. The Teachers in the Movement podcast features the voices and stories of teachers throughout the South as well as practical advice and ideas for teachers, parents and citizens who want to talk about race and democracy.

Location:

United States

Description:

Teachers in the Movement is an oral history project that explores teachers’ ideas and pedagogy inside and outside the classroom during the U.S. Civil Rights Movement. The Teachers in the Movement podcast features the voices and stories of teachers throughout the South as well as practical advice and ideas for teachers, parents and citizens who want to talk about race and democracy.

Language:

English


Episodes

Mr. James Wright Developed a Course in Black History in Columbia, SC in the Early 1970s

6/1/2021
Mr. James Wright created a course in Black Studies at the newly-integrated Eau Claire High School in Columbia South Carolina. He talks about that curriculum, empowering his students through student council, and his own historical and genealogical research. View the videos: teachersinthemovement.com/video-library/ Know a teacher we should talk to? Let us know here: teachersinthemovement.com/contact/ Listen to all of Malcolm X’s speech the Ballot or the Bullet:...

Duration:00:23:57

"Failure was not an Option" for Mrs. Johnnie Fullerwinder

4/29/2021
Mrs. Johnnie Fullerwinder was the first Black teacher at George Washington High School in Danville Virginia in 1966. In this episode we hear about her first day on the job, her hands-on approach to teaching, and the changes she led and witnessed over her long career. View the videos: https://teachersinthemovement.com/video-library/ Get Mrs. Fullerwinder’s book: https://www.amazon.com/Failure-was-not-Option-Integration/dp/1438963688 Know a teacher we should talk to? Let us know here:...

Duration:00:29:29