Middle School Students in Washington Protest Firing of Teachers Who Taught Black History

Students walk out of Howard University Middle School of Mathematics and Science to protest on Monday, Feb. 2, 2015. SCREENSHOT/ JEFF BOOGZ VINE
Students walk out of Howard University Middle School of Mathematics and Science to protest on Monday, Feb. 2, 2015.
SCREENSHOT/ JEFF BOOGZ VINE

Students at Howard University Middle School of Mathematics and Science in D.C. walked out of classes in protest Monday of the recent firings of instructors for allegedly teaching African-American history.

As ABC 7 News reported last week, parents of the charter school’s students have accused Principal Angelicque Blackmon of giving out pink slips to three teachers.

The three terminated were social studies teachers who were said to have implemented African-American history into their class curriculum.

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