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Teaching A Tale of Two Schools

A Tale of Two Schools

“A Tale of Two Schools” was published by Teaching Tolerance as an article detailing the events leading up to the historic Mendez v. Westminster case, a forerunner of Brown v. Board of Education in the fight for school integration.

Teaching Tolerance
Teaching Tolerance Project

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

How was the struggle against injustice for Mexican American students similar to present day struggles?
STANDARDS:
RL.1 - Meaning & Evidence, RL.2 - Main Ideas, RL.3 - Characters & Plot, RL.4 - Key Terms & Tone

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3,4
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