This assessment gauges whether students can identify the historical event depicted in an iconic photograph and evaluate its historical significance. Successful students will draw on their knowledge of the past to identify this influential image of members of the Little Rock Nine being escorted out of school by soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army and then explain how the event was historically significant.
Little Rock Assessment
Little Rock Rubric
Members of the Little Rock Nine Under Trooper Escort- Library of Congress