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Many people thought she would not be educated in the school for who she was.One teacher was so nice(Barbra Henry) decided that she was going to teach her.Many times were hard because they would say racist things about her and she would have a hard time.
During the time she was in school the family had suffered a lot. Her dad had lost his job.Her grandparents had been sent to land to be sharecroppers for a long time.They were banned from the place they had shopped.She had shown stress and she would start to act weirdShe would got to child psychologist Dr.Robert Coles and he started to talk to her and see what was going on.
She is a author and she has written many books about her life and other topics.She is a civil rights activist that is helping other African americans and make rights for them and be respected.
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The Editors of Encyclopædia Britannica. "Ruby Bridges." Encyclopedia Britannica Online. Encyclopedia Britannica, n.d. Web. 04 Apr. 2016.
2)Source Citation (MLA 7th Edition)
Turner, Myra Faye. "Ruby bridges." Appleseeds Feb. 2008: 12+. Research in Context. Web. 4 Apr. 2016.
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