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Literacy wins, History Loses, says An Education Week Headline

January 13, 2012

Seems that “literacy” programs are being funded, but history programs are not in the latest federal budget. But literacy doesn’t win when history loses. Few subjects are better suited for teaching critical reading than history. A discipline that gives you people, ideas, and stories, it demands research and thinking and writing. We hardly each it in the early grades, and our children have paid a price for that. (more…)

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