Tag: Education

Book Award Winner: From Hill Town to Strieby: Education and the American Missionary Association in the Uwharrie “Back Country” of Randolph County, North Carolina

Book Award Winner: From Hill Town to Strieby: Education and the American Missionary Association in the Uwharrie “Back Country” of Randolph County, North Carolina

Nonfiction Book Award Status: Gold Author Name: Margo Lee Williams Synopsis When former slave, Islay Walden returned to Southwestern Randolph County, North Carolina in 1879, after graduating from the New Brunswick Theological Seminary, as an ordained minister and missionary of the American Missionary Association, he moved in with his sister and her family in a secluded area […]

Member Interview: Andrew Courtice, author of Education: The American Caste System

Member Interview: Andrew Courtice, author of Education: The American Caste System

Name: Andrew Courtice Book Title: EDUCATION:  The American Caste System Your book’s Amazon purchase link: amazon.com/books education: the American caste system  What is your book about? Changing the AES paradigm to exploit current needs and technologies. What inspired you to write your book? Frustration with solvable educational shortcomings. Can you describe your writing process? Inspired […]