Did you know that adult education has its roots in the Civil Rights Movement? This video tells the story of adult education and Citizenship Schools that not only prepared Black Southerners to pass literacy tests but also empowered learners to become leaders in the movement.

Hear from adult learners in Chicago about how providers can honor the past and advocate for the end of racism. Bring this video into your classroom using our facilitator’s guide featuring a vocabulary list and discussion questions. Click here to download the guide.

A special thank you to the Robert R. McCormick Foundation for providing support through the 2018 Communications Symposium Mini-Grant.