Oral History Project Finding ‘Unique Vantage Point’ of Civil Rights Era Teachers

Johnnie M. Fullerwinder, the first African-American teacher at George Washington High School in Danville

Teachers in the Movement, is a civil rights oral history research project aimed at videotaping first-person accounts of educators who found themselves at the forefront of social activism taking place in schools, classrooms and communities during the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s.

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Tuesday, 2015, May 5
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