Education in El Monte and South El Monte
Oral Histories on Life and Education in El Monte and South El Monte
In this series, SEMAP explores the issue of Education in El Monte and South El Monte. EM/SEM were segregated spaces until the middle of the twentieth century with a seperate school system for White and Mexican/Asian students. These interviews include the accounts of educators, activists, account of going to segregated schools, and the current leaders of the school system. They explore a wide range of issues related to education but also life in these communities.