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Museum of Education Publications

The Museum of Education is pleased to be able to distribute its 2015 exhibition catalog, Progressive Education in Black High Schools: The Secondary School Study, 1940-1946, as a pdf file to those Museum patrons who wish to read in more detail about the Secondary School Study. Download the catalog [pdf]

The Museum's concluding Secondary School Study catalog, Becoming an African American Progressive Educator: Narratives from 1940s Black Progressive High Schools, will be released as a pdf publication in 2018.

Progressive Education in Black High Schools

Understanding Experimentation in 1940s Black High Schools

Secondary School Study Vignettes

Reconciling Conceptions of Progressive Education in 1940s Black High Schools

Reconsidering Human Relations and 1940s Black Youth Studies

William A. Robinson: A Prophet of Social Justice          

Epilogue: Ascertaining the Impact of the Secondary School Study


This research project was completed with funding from the Spencer Foundation and The Daniel Tanner Foundation.