The Answer Sheet: MLK Day


Posted at 02:08 PM ET, 01/21/2013

Why MLK was kicked out of school at 5 and other ed facts

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. had something of an unusual education. Here are five things you may not know.

By Valerie Strauss  |  02:08 PM ET, 01/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:51 PM ET, 01/17/2011

Martin Luther King Jr. on education: In his own words

Here are some writings by Martin Luther King Jr., on education. Though they are from decades ago, some of this sounds like it could have been written today.

By Valerie Strauss  |  01:51 PM ET, 01/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  king on education, king's speeches, king's writings, martin luther king, martin luther king day, mlk day

Posted at 05:00 AM ET, 01/17/2011

A quiz: Martin Luther King’s unusual education

Martin Luther King Jr., had something of an unusual education. Test yourself on how much you know about it, and then read the answers, which include information that may surprise you about him.

By Valerie Strauss  |  05:00 AM ET, 01/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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