Separate is never equal : Sylvia Mendez and her family's fight for desegregation
(DVD) 

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Downers Grove Public Library - 1st Floor - KidsJ DVD 379.2 SEPOn Shelf
Hinsdale Public Library - StacksNF DVD SOCIETY CIVIL RIGHTSOn Shelf
Matteson Area Public Library District - Juvenile StacksJUV DVD 379.2 SEPOn Shelf
Villa Park Public Library - Juvenile Non-FictionDVD J371.822 SEPOn Shelf

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Published
Holland, OH : Dreamscape Media, LLC, [2014].
Format
DVD
Physical Desc
1 videodisc (10 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Language
English
ISBN
9781629236896, 1629236896

Notes

General Note
"Runtime 16 minutes"--Container.
General Note
"Read-a-long"--Container.
General Note
Includes: Author's notes.
Creation/Production Credits
Animated by Thomas Mazzarella.
Participants/Performers
Narrated by Adriana Sananes.
Description
Almost ten years before Brown vs. Board of Education, Sylvia Mendez and her parents helped end school segregation in California. An American citizen of Mexican and Puerto Rican heritage who spoke and wrote perfect English, Mendez was denied enrollment to a Whites only school. Her parents took action by organizing the Hispanic community and filing a lawsuit in federal district court. Their success eventually brought an end to the era of segregated education in California.
Target Audience
Ages 5-9.
System Details
DVD, widescreen.
Language
English dialogue; closed-captioned.
Local note
DVD

Citations

APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Tonatiuh, D., Sananes, A., & Mazzarella, T. (2014). Separate is never equal: Sylvia Mendez and her family's fight for desegregation . Dreamscape Media, LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tonatiuh, Duncan, Adriana, Sananes and Thomas, Mazzarella. 2014. Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation. Dreamscape Media, LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tonatiuh, Duncan, Adriana, Sananes and Thomas, Mazzarella. Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation Dreamscape Media, LLC, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Tonatiuh, Duncan, Adriana Sananes, and Thomas Mazzarella. Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation Dreamscape Media, LLC, 2014.

Note! Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy. Citation formats are based on standards as of August 2021.

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