Despite political pressure, US teachers lead complex history lessons on race and slavery

(USA Today exclusive, joint byline)

New laws tell teachers how to discuss the history of slavery and racism. We visited four schools to see what kids are really learning.

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Published by Natalie Pate

Natalie Pate is a freelance journalist and author based in Salem, Oregon. She wrote about education for more than seven years at the Statesman Journal and now covers education and other topics throughout the Pacific Northwest. She is originally from Colorado and earned her B.A. in Politics and French from Willamette University.

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