Its learning forsyth county

"Banished" the book--In the early 1900s, there were more than 1,000 African Americans in Forsyth County, Georgia, comprising 10 percent of the population. But in 1912, whites violently expelled all black residents from the county. Today, Forsyth County is home to about 150,000 people, more than 95 percent of them white. Within a matter of months, it had dropped to 30. It's the largest racial cleansing in America that I know of." —Cox Newspapers reporter Elliot Jaspin

pin 166
heart 15

"Forsyth County Coroner Lauren McDonald said there were no signs of a struggle at the home. According to McDonald, there are “a lot of suicides and suicide attempts in the county,” but murder-suicides are rare."

Article: Inside a fourth-grader's brain. Insights about neuroscience/development. Also includes links to other grade levels!

pin 2

English/Language Arts 6-12 / Reading in the Content Areas | Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools

Forsyth County Schools is on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn. Check out their pages for examples of what they post and how they inform their public.

Learn more about the Vocational Education Partnership with Habitat for Humanity Forsyth County, WSFCS and FTCC Vocational Education Programs

A historic newspaper headline reading “Negroes Flee From Forsyth: Enraged White People Are Driving Blacks From County”

pin 2

Learn about tiny homes, the challenges they face and other things to consider if you want a tiny home.

pin 7

Free Learn to Play Lacrosse in Forsyth County - Cumming Local | Things To Do in Cumming, GA & Forsyth County

heart 1
Pinterest • The world’s catalog of ideas