Black History Month display inspires Newark kids

Black History Month display inspires Newark kids

Black History Month display inspires Newark kids (2/21/14)

NEWARK - A long-time teacher at Newark's East Side High School has been educating students about Black History Month for years with a display that lines the hallways.

Josephine Steele's display has now grown to be an elaborate tribute to the African-American heritage, history and culture.

Students say the display is something the entire school looks forward to each year.

For more interviews with Steele and her students, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612. 

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