Photo of the Day – 5/20/13 (School Integration)

20 May

Daily Photo — “School Integration”

Use the photos posted in this feature for writing prompts, warm-up activities, drawing templates or as part of a photo analysis.

In July 1955, six black children attended school at Griffin elementary, a rural one-room schoolhouse in Monticello, Kentucky.  It was the first school in Kentucky to integrate, and some believe it was the first in the nation to integrate after the Brown v. Board of Education ruling that May.

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