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Willa Cofield

Recalling the Civil Rights Era and Celebrating Black History Month

As a classroom teacher in 1961, SEED summer staff member Willa Cofield and her students watched as the Freedom Riders non-violently challenged segregation on public buses. Willa here shares how she is using her personal experience during the civil rights era, along with SEED methods, to celebrate Black History Month and "to continue honoring Black history throughout the year."

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Gail Cruise-Roberson

American Promise

SEED Associate Director Gail Cruise-Roberson offers her thoughts on the film American Promise, which follows two African American boys at an elite New York City school. The film is available for viewing at the PBS website through March 5, 2014.

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Motoko Maegawa

Creating an Inclusive Curriculum for Black History Month & Beyond

SEED summer staff member Motoko Maegawa's piece is the second of several posts this month about how various SEED leaders have used SEED methods and principles both to celebrate Black History Month and, broadly, to create a more multiculturally equitable and inclusive curriculum and community.

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