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Articles with keyword "Education"

Steps pf Black Mountain College, Black Mountain, NC, 1939


Wild Intellectuals and Exotic Folks

A small college in North Carolina devised a radically different approach to education by bringing together artists and scholars.


The Great Experiment

Contentious debates about ideas and values have shaped American education since its inception.


Ordinary Virtues

NEH Chairman Bruce Cole talks about cultivating civic life.


Picturing Modern America

A new website encourages students to investigate history the way historians do.


A Conversation with Vartan Gregorian

The president of Carnegie Corporation speaks with NEH Chairman Bruce Cole about the delights of learning.


Shakespeare Out Loud

A new DVD frees Macbeth from the page and gets students on their feet.


The Inaugural Heroes of History Lecture

Robert V. Remini speaks about the nation's founders.

In Focus

New Hampshire's Alison Nordström

Alison Nordström promotes visual literacy in New Hampshire.


The Trial of Anthony Burns

Students reevaluate the trail of the last fugitive slave and the judge who judged him.

In Focus

Alaska’s Ira Perman

The Alaska council's director is bridging urban and native cultures.