African American http://wknofm.org en Flagg Grove School: Restoration Of An African-American Schoolhouse http://wknofm.org/post/flagg-grove-school-restoration-african-american-schoolhouse <p>Education is the key to social mobility in the United States.&nbsp; This fact was not lost on African Americans who were enslaved and later sharecroppers in the South.&nbsp; In the 1880s one-room schools sprouted up throughout the region.&nbsp; Many of them are now gone forever and just a distant memory.&nbsp; But Flagg Grove School in rural West Tennessee is an exception.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 19 Jun 2012 23:12:29 +0000 Candice Ludlow 15516 at http://wknofm.org Flagg Grove School: Restoration Of An African-American Schoolhouse