Her Everyday Life
Prudence Crandall was born on September 3, 1803 and died January 28, 1890. She was rasied as a Quaker and Attended the Friends Boarding School. At the age of 17 her father moved the family to a small town Canterbury, Connecticut. She later Married a Rev. Calvin Philleo, a Baptist preacher. They then moved to Massachusetts together.
This is a picture of Prudence Crandall.
Prudence with a Student
Prudence was the frist to have a all African American School. She was later arrested and her school was closed down.
Prudence later died. No one really knows what happened but still is remebered today
Life in the future
Problems With Her School
Prudence Crandall was an everyday teacher who loved to teach kids. One day when she let an African American girl attend to her school, the white people were mad. They started to take there kids out of school and put them in different schools. Prudence did not like that. So she than made her whole school only for African Americans. She had the frist school that was all African Americans. They later passed a law that you were not allowed to teach African Americans. She than got arrested.
How Is She Remebered and How Did She Die?
She was remembered for having a all African American school. No one really knows how she died but we all know that what she did was remembered and brave.