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US History Chapter 8 Section 2

US History Chapter 8 Section 2
STUDY
PLAY
compulsory
required
rote
memorization by repetition
prosperous
wealthy or fortunate
corporal punishment
physical punishment
aspiring
seeking to gain; desiring.
curriculum
an integrated course of academic studies
parochial schools
schools sponsored by a church
exclusion
the act of forcing out someone or something
prominent
important
Booker T. Washington
African American progressive who supported segregation and demanded that African American better themselves individually to achieve equality.
Tuskegee Normal and Industrial Institute
aimed to equip African Americans with teaching diplomas and useful skills in agriculture, domestic, or mechanical work.
W.E.B. DuBois
1st black to earn P.h.D. from Harvard, encouraged blacks to resist systems of segregation and discrimination, helped create NAACP in 1910
Niagara Movement
Founded by W.E.B. DuBois in 1905 to promote the education of African Americans in the liberal arts.
liberal arts
studies intended to provide general knowledge and intellectual skills (rather than occupational or professional skills)
cope
come to terms or deal successfully with