American Thinker| Although slavery has been a part of history since the dawn of man, Progressives have convinced themselves that it existed only in America and only as to blacks. Combining this historic blindness with excessive deference to student sensibilities reached peak wokeness in a Washington, D.C. elementary school.
Fifth-grade teachers at Lafayette Elementary School, as part of teaching about the Civil War and Reconstruction, asked students to show their understanding of the material by creating “living pictures,” podcasts, or dramatic readings.
Problems arose, though, when some students asked others to… Well, let’s quote from CNN to grasp the full horror:
Some students of color were asked by their peers to play roles that are “inappropriate and harmful,” including “a person of color drinking from a segregated water fountain and an enslaved person,” the team wrote. more