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A brief look at the basics of the Brown v Board of Eduction, Topeka, Kansas, that ended segregation of public schools in the United States "with all deliberate speed."

A brief look at the basics of the Brown v Board of Eduction, Topeka, Kansas, that ended segregation of public schools in the United States "with all deliberate speed."

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  • 1. The end ofsegregation?
  • 2. No More• By the mid-1950s it was apparent that the concept of “separate but equal” that had become law with the Plessey v. Ferguson case was not happening.
  • 3. No More• It had become obvious that separate was unequal and that blacks were not getting the treatment that the 14th Amendment guaranteed them.
  • 4. No More• In 1954, the Supreme Court ruled in the case of Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, Kansas that it was unconstitutional for states to maintain separate schools for black and white students.
  • 5. No More• Chief Justice Earl Warren believed that segregated schools had harmful effects on both black and white children and separate schools would be unequal even if conditions were identical.
  • 6. True or False: 1. I stand up for what is right, even if I stand alone. 2. I don’t cave in to negative peer pressure. 3. Fear of failure does not prevent me from trying things. 4. I am not afraid to express myself justbecause some people might disapprove. 5. I think I am/am not a courageousperson because…(answer in a couple of sentences)
  • 7. What is happening here?
  • 8. No More• Just because the Brown v. Board of Education case formally ended segregation in schools, it did not mean that desegregation would happen over night.
  • 9. No More• Many southern whites were unwilling to accept this ruling.
  • 10. No More• In 1957, the governor of Arkansas used the National Guard to prevent black students from entering a high school in Little Rock, the state’s capital.
  • 11. No More• President Dwight D. Eisenhower was forced to call in U.S. Army troops to make sure that the students were allowed in.