Interview with C. Herbert Oliver
QUESTION 6
SAM POLLARD:

Were there specific things that teachers transferring in from the African-American Teachers Association, were there specific things that they brought, in terms of the developing consciousness, Black consciousness to the classroom?

C. HERBERT OLIVER:

They brought a consciousness.

SAM POLLARD:

Again, if you could say, what you are referring to, once again. Did the teachers from the African-American Teachers Association--

C. HERBERT OLIVER:

Ah, the teachers on the Ameri--Afro-American Teachers Association brought with them a consciousness of Black culture and Black history and, ah, they, ah, made an impact on the to--students in the schools with that emphasis, which was good.