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Delaware Public Schools to Beef Up African American History

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Delaware educators are developing curricula for K-though-12 students that will look at the contributions of the African American community to the nation as well as the legacy of racism. Dr. Niklas Robinson with the History Department at Delaware State University is involved in developing the materials for the project. Delmarva Public Media's Don Rush talked with him about his efforts and the current controversy over such programs. The full interview will air on Delmarva Today February 17th at 9 a.m. on WSDL 90.7 FM.

Don Rush is the News Director at Delmarva Public Media. An award-winning journalist, Don reports major local issues of the day, from sea level rise, to urban development, to the changing demographics of Delmarva.