SS8H11 – Role of Georgia in the Modern Civil Rights Movement

  • Use the RACE strategy to answer the following questions in 2-3 paragraphs each. Be sure to define key terms, events, and concepts.
  • 1. How did the adoption of the 1956 state flag reflect Georgia’s response to the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in the Brown v. Board of Education case?
  • 2. What was the purpose of the Sibley Commission and was it an appropriate and effective way for the people of Georgia to respond to the Brown v. Board of Education decision?

SS8H11 Notes here:  SS8H11 Notes-1lq649d