African American Education in DeKalb County: From the Collection of Narvie J. Harris

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A selfless and tireless educator, Narvie J. Harris has dedicated numerous years to the students and teachers of the DeKalb County School System. The impact she has made on this Georgia community is far-reaching—she has touched the lives of thousands through her words, her wit, and her example. In this unprecedented salute to her life and times, discover the incredible strides made in equal-opportunity education through a collection of images and memoirs, including the early Jeanes Supervisors who persevered in turbulent times to improve the quality of African-American education and the triumphant achievements of Mrs. Harris and others who dedicated countless hours to the betterment of the DeKalb County Schools.
ISBN: 9780738502274
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
State: Georgia
Series: Black America Series
Images: 200
Pages: 96
Dimensions: 6.5 (w) x 9.25 (h)
Together with co-author and Academic Achievement Coordinator Dr. Dee Taylor, Narvie Harris has compiled an engaging visual journey that offers insight into the teachings of an earlier era as well as valuable lessons for educators of tomorrow.
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