Maitland Jr. Commitment to Education Award at ISU. He also did some consulting and teaching at the Tuskegee Institute in the late 1950s and early 1960s where he learned of the Booker T. Washington’s philosophy: “No man who has the. From the beginning, students were separated by race, yet Cook is credited with being able to find women (and a few men) to teach minority youths. In 1938, he was…