The Plaintiffs, various African-American children , were denied admission to schools attended by white children under laws that permitted or required segregation by race. The childrn sued, trying to get prmission for admission to public schools in their communities on a nonsegregated basis.
Road to stopping segregation: Ruby Bridges
November 14th, 1960 was the first day in New Orleans that schools would be intergrated. Ruby Bridges and five other children were permitted to go to all white schools. Ruby Bridges attended William Frantz Elementary school.
Elementary and Secondary Eduation Act
The ESEA was passed in 1965 as a part of the "War on Poverty."
Malcolm X Assassinated
Black history leader was assassinated during a conference.
Education for All Handicapped Children's Act
Required equal access for handicapped children.
Disaster in China
Earthquake hits Tabgshan, China and kills 655,000
Americans with Disabilities Education Act
Disabled americans were able to go to shool and be treated like other students.
Americans with Disabilities Act
Disabled Amercians were finally heard. The world basically became handicap friendly.
God Blessed the World lol
Amber Demond Armstrong was born.
Reauthorization of Americans withDisabilities Education Act
The original was improved for children with disabilities to learn better.
Biggie Smalls dies
Rapper Biggie Smalls dies at the age of 24.
No Child Left Behind Act
This act was a reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
Twin Towers Destroyed 9/11
The Twin Towers were attacked and destroyed.
Reauthorization of Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
President Bush signed the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act, which reauthorized the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)