Title
African American youth and education in Boston
Creator
Ferguson, Andrew
Lathan, Stan
Boyd, Jim
Richardson, Ray
Shaw, Sarah-Ann
Banks, Jaqueline
Spruill, Jim
Contributor
Norton, Chas
Heitman, Clinton
Plausse, John
McLerty, Clement
Lorencic, Karl
Burnett, Calvin
Ferguson, Andrew
Stewart, Aubrey
Forbes, Cam
Rogers, Steve
Gomez, Jewelle
Publisher
WGBH Educational Foundation
Type of Resource
moving image
Abstract/Description
This clip features a panel discussion directed by Sarah-Ann Shaw on African American youth and education in Boston. Guests include Jean McGuire (Roxbury resident and only Black Pupil Adjustment Counselor for the Boston public school system), Gerald Hill (an African American teacher and nominee for Interim Project Director of the King-Timilty Coalition), Francine Mills (director of a vocational program for Operation Exodus), John Jackson (an African American teacher involved with experimental work-study program of Boston public schools), and Patricia Raynor (parent and member of the Parents' Education Committee). Overall, the program consists of numerous community affairs segments, the most prominent of which is a panel discussion directed by Sarah-Ann Shaw on African American youth and education in Boston. Guests include Jean McGuire (Roxbury resident and only Black Pupil Adjustment Counselor for the Boston public school system), Gerald Hill (an African American teacher and nominee for Interim Project Director of the King-Timilty Coalition), Francine Mills (director of a vocational program for Operation Exodus), John Jackson (an African American teacher involved with experimental work-study program of Boston public schools), and Patricia Raynor (parent and member of the Parents' Education Committee). Additional segments include musical performances by Gwen Michaels and The Stark Reality, a poetry reading by Linda Hall, staff reflections on a recent African-style wedding in Boston, and a reading of the community news by Jacqueline Banks. Produced by Jim Boyd. Directed by Stan Lathan.
Subjects and keywords
African American teachers--Training of
Segregation
African Americans--Education (Secondary)--Massachusetts
Public schools--Massachusetts--Boston
Raynor, Patricia
Civil rights
Shaw, Sarah-Ann
Michaels, Gwen
African American teachers
Jackson, John
African Americans--Education (Elementary)--Massachusetts
Hill, Gerald
Annual Black Power Conference (1968)
Mills, Francine
Stark Reality, The (Musical group)
>Hall, Linda
McGuire, Jean
Race relations--Massachusetts--Boston
Format
Motion pictures
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