Return to Normal View

DOE Homepage Students Educators Community Family Administrators and Staff MyFlorida.com

Florida Department of Education

DOE Home > Media Room

Media Room

 

  Media Room  

Text Index Google Custom Search

MEDIA ADVISORY

May 5, 2004

Frances Marine or
MacKay Jimeson
(850) 245-0413

Brown v. Board of Education Bus Tour to Visit Miami

The Brown v. Board of Education African-American History Bus Tour announced in March by Governor Bush, will further continue its visit to Miami on Thursday through Saturday. The bus tour presents information to students and families in communities throughout Florida.

The bus carries an exhibit that recognizes the contributions of African-American leaders in Florida's education history and highlights displays of Florida's heritage, including pictures, sculptures and artifacts.

The tour will visit the following locations:

Thursday, May 6, 2004

8:30 a.m.
Design & Architecture Senior High (DASH)
4001 NE 2nd Ave
Miami

12:00 p.m.
Ethel F. Beckford/Richmond Elementary School
16929 SW 104th Avenue
Miami

Friday, May 7, 2004
9:00 a. m.
NAACP Youth Power Summit
Coconut Grove Convention Center
2700 S. Bayshore Drive
Coconut Grove

Saturday, May 8, 2004
9:00 a.m.
NAACP Youth Power Summit
Coconut Grove Convention Center
2700 S. Bayshore Drive
Coconut Grove