Sources for Paper

http://www.tnj.com/uncategorized-articles/how-black-history-has-shaped-african-american-experience

How history has influenced how african americans gain education

Gives a brief synopsis of events that have affected the african american population.

http://www.vahistorical.org/collections-and-resources/virginia-history-explorer/civil-rights-movement-virginia/closing-prince

How white america created a system that barely educated the grandparents of today’s youth. This is an example of how the system started(roughly but effective) at keeping african americans trapped in their own communities. It put them in a position where they struggled for education or did physical labor.