Brittany Rose Rogers is currently pursuing a B.A. at the University of Washington, Seattle, focusing on French Language and Literature and Public Education. After finishing her undergraduate degree she will begin working toward her M.A. through the University of Washington’s Elementary Teacher Education program. She is interested in learning about education in high need schools and looks forward to working with children from diverse backgrounds. She plans to receive an endorsement in ELL/ESL (English language learner/ English as a second language). Rogers looks forward to starting graduate school in the summer.
Betty Shabazz, wife and later widow of Malcolm X, became an important political activist after the assassination of her husband in 1965. Betty Shabazz was born Betty Dean Sanders to parents Ollie May Sanders and Shelman Sandlin. Ollie May Sanders was a teenager and Sandlin … Read MoreBetty Sandlin Shabazz (1934-1997)