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The Voice 2004
NWP Spring Meeting

Brown v. Board of Education at 50: The Long and Winding Road to Educational Equity

By Amy Bauman

Summary: Amy Bauman recounts the keynote address from the 2004 NWP Spring Meeting in which author Samuel Yette described the historical contexts leading up to the 1954 Supreme Court ruling Brown v. Board of Education . The article includes excerpts from teacher Liz Davis's eighth-graders who studied the case in school.


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