Saturday, February 18, 2017

BTW National Merit Scholars


National Merit Finalist list came out this last week!  BTW has 7, and we are the only TPS School that had some! So proud of Booker T!  You guys maze me everyday!  Congrats!!!


Sunday, February 12, 2017

The Bookish Football Player


I saw this this weekend and it warmed my heart!  Had to share!




Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Aid to the Jim Crow South


Jim Crow South lasted from 1865 to the 1960s with the coming of the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s.  One can understand why there was a Civil Rights Movement when you know the history.  Jim Crow separated the races in the South, and created a horrible reality if you were not White.  There were some things to help the colored of the South live their life without fear.  


One of the many things created to help African Americans and other minorities during this horrific time was the Green Book.  A motorist guide.  It is hard to imagine there would be places you could not go.  This book would let the reader know what gas stations, restaurants, and hotels they could stop at safely!

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