Culture and Citzenship
Education as a Socializing Agency
Culture and Resistance
The Changing School
Potpourri
100
What cultural group waited until the 1920’s to qualify as native born U.S. citizens.
What is Native Americans?
100
The original intention of this center focused on the notion that the child would move from a concentration on self to socializing with a society of children. This concept originated in Germany and was concieved as a garden of children to be cultivated like plants.
What is kindergarten?
100
In spite of school segregation and an unequal education what cultural group made one of the greatest educational advances in the history of education?
Who are African Americans?
100
What law declared the legal segregation of Blacks and Whites, which included segregation between schools?
What is Plessy V. Ferguson?
100
Who sings the song, "one time"?
Who is Justin Beiber?
200
What war caused Mexican Americans to loose almost half of its territory including parts of California, Colorado, New Mexico, Nevada, Texas and Utah?
What is the Mexican-American War?
200
Watch the simulation? In a simplistic way this represents the experiences of which country who within a year, went from being an autonomous state to being ruled by a military dictatorship?
Who is Puerto Rico?
200
Educators believed that learning English was critical to the assimilation process and to the creation of a unified nation. Language was considered related to values and culture. In 1918 Texas passed legislation that made it a criminal offense to use any language other than English in schools. What group protested against such legislation and had the mission of integrating Mexican culture with that of the United States.
Who is the League of United American Citizens?
200
Public school Americanization programs between the 1880’s and 1930’s focused on which two cultural goups.
Who are Eastern and Southern Europeans?
200
The Broadway musical tells the untold story of the Witches of Oz. So much happened before Dorothy dropped in. Long before that girl from Kansas arrives in Munchkinland, two girls meet in the Land of Oz. Elphaba –born with emerald green skin – is smart, fiery and misunderstood. Glinda is beautiful, ambitious and very popular.
What is Wicked?
300
Which African American leader used the metaphor of “Cast down your buckets where you are” to explain how Black and whites could work together in the South post enslavement.
Who is Booker T. Washington
300
Summer schools, a means of extending the influence of school into the lives of children were established where?
What are urban areas?
300
What cultural group was taxed heavily for building appropriations; however, virtually none of the money when to support schools for their children. Despite segregation and unequal financial support, via self help, struggle and sacrifice, this cultural group, during their crusade for schooling, was able to create their own viable school system
Who are African Americans?
300
Changes to the school setting such as desks not being bolted to the floor, assembly rooms on the ground floor, and the inclusion of auditoriums meant that schools were becoming ______.
What are social centers?
300
You don't know Washington DC unless you know that this is everyone's favorite football team.
Who are the Redskins?
400
Three stereotypical names given to Asian Americans.
Coolies, "yellow peril" deviants
400
This movement focused on making housekeeping into a profession.
What is home economics?
400
Watch this clip. What report investigated the boarding schools and argued that the government would need to change their attitude about proper schooling for Native Americans.
What is the Merium Report of 1928?
400
These recreational facilities were set up for the purposes of teaching good habits such as cleanliness and contibuting to the general health of the community.
What is playgrounds?
400
What are the two different forms of segregation?
What is dejure and defacto?
500
Which three cultural groups had similar patterns of experiences with educational policy. US leaders desired to win loyalty by conquering the people and deculturalizing for the larger purposes of gaining or maintaining control over land.
Who were the Mexican Americans, the Native Americans an Puerto Ricans?
500
In the attempt to create the American cuisine, what did Ellen Richards believe was more important: Taste or cleanliness?
What is taste.
500
What legislation in Puerto Rico finally restricted English language instruction to high school students and made the content instruction in the upper elementary grades in Spanish?
What is the Padin Reform?
500
Name three educational settings during the colonial period?
What are apprenticeships, reading and writing schools and grammar schools?
500
What reality star just left Jersey Shore?
Who is Angelina?
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