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Title Hello professor : a black principal and professional leadership in the segregated south / Vanessa Siddle Walker with Ulysses Byas.
Imprint Chapel Hill [N.C.] : University of North Carolina Press, c2009.


 Main Stacks  LA2317.B795 S57 2009    AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 293 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Byas, Ulysses.
African American school principals -- Georgia -- Gainesville -- Biography.
Public schools -- Georgia -- Gainesville.
African American students -- Georgia -- Gainesville -- Social conditions.
Segregation in education -- Georgia -- Gainesville.
Racism in education -- Georgia -- Gainesville.
Discrimination in education -- Georgia -- Gainesville.
Gainesville (Ga.) -- Race relations.
Gainesville (Ga.) -- Social conditions.
Gainesville (Ga.) -- History -- 20th century.
Contents Introduction: once upon a time in a forgotten world -- Playing Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde -- From high school dropout to classroom teacher -- In spite of this old devil segregation -- In Georgia, where I am free to express myself -- Whatever is in the best interests of kids -- Not without partnering with the community -- Conclusion: the price for running twice as fast.
Other Author Byas, Ulysses.