James P. Comer (1934- )

James Pierpont Comer, a leading black child psychiatrist and educational reformer, was born into a working class family in East Chicago, Indiana on September 25, 1934.  Although his parents, Maggie and Hugh Comer, had little education themselves, they strongly supported their children’s education.  All five … Read MoreJames P. Comer (1934- )