New Books: Learning Legacies: Archive to Action through Women’s Cross-Cultural Teaching by Sarah Robbins

Robbins, Sarah Ruffing. Learning Legacies: Archive to Action through Women’s Cross-Cultural Teaching.

University of Michigan Press, 2017.

The book is available in hardback, paper, and digital editions:

Learning Legacies spotlights women writer-educators of the past whose stories can inspire community building today. One chapter highlights work by African American teachers and students from Spelman College. Another revisits settlement house collaborative learning in urban Chicago. Robbins also honors Native women educators’ nurturing models. Overall, Learning Legacies  shows readers women’s leadership in American education and in writing about that vital work.​