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Inquiry Question

Historical Context





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United States History Standards for Grades 5-12

From Canterbury to Little Rock: The Struggle for Educational Equality for African Americans relates to the following National Standards for History:

    Era 4: Expansion and Reform (1801-1861)
  • Standard 4A- The student understands the abolitionist movement.
  • Standard 4B- The student understands how Americans strived to reform society and create a distinct culture.

    Era 9: Postwar United States (1945 to early 1970s)

  • Standard 4A- The student understands the "Second Reconstruction" and its advancement of civil rights.


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