From the Horse's Mouth

The Legacy of PD's Founding History

February 24, 2021 Providence Day School Season 2 Episode 4
From the Horse's Mouth
The Legacy of PD's Founding History
Show Notes

Hear from panelists including Dorothy (Dot) Counts-Scoggins, the first Black student to integrate Harding High School, civil rights figure, and great-aunt of a PD alum; community activist Justin Perry; historian Dr. Pamela Grundy; and 37-year PD history teacher Roy Garrison. Moderated by Dr. Nadia Johnson, Director of Equity & Inclusion at PD, this discussion sheds light on Providence Day's founding as a "white flight" school, and discusses the lessons to be learned from history.