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Call# LC2803.N5 H3
Summary Book: "Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher" by Jim Haskins. Is about an urban teacher with a classroom of mentally retarded students.
On back, "One of the basic issues is that there are two Americas, on black and the other white. Every American institution has a dual set of standards: one for the black, the other for the white; one for the poor, the other for the rich. Jim Haskins' Diary of a Harlem Schoolteacher shows the things that have been happening to black children in our school system. -from the Introduction by Rhody McCoy, administrator, Ocean Hill-Brownsville Experimental School District"
Object Name Book
Author Haskins, James
Subjects Schools
Education of handicapped persons
Title Diary of a Harlem schoolteacher
Published Date 1969
Physical Description xviii, 149 p. 21 cm. Softcover
6.875" x 4.125" x .5"
Catalog Number 2002.11.1