A Moment In History| Shirley Chisholm

Born Shirley St. Hill on November 30,1924 in New York City, Chisholm spent part of her childhood in Barbados with her grandmother and graduated from Brooklyn College in 1946. She began her career as a teacher and earned a Master's Degree in Elementary Education from Columbia University. She served as director of the Hamilton-Madison Child … Continue reading A Moment In History| Shirley Chisholm