Articles with keyword "Education"

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Victor Swenson

Victor Swenson has tried to end illiteracy by encouraging a love of reading in adults.

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Michael Bouman of Missouri

Michael Bouman borrows the language of business but says his product is a changed human being.

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

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Wild Intellectuals and Exotic Folks

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

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The Great Experiment

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

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Ordinary Virtues

NEH Chairman Bruce Cole talks about cultivating civic life.

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Picturing Modern America

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

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A Conversation with Vartan Gregorian

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

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Shakespeare Out Loud

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

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The Inaugural Heroes of History Lecture

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

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New Hampshire's Alison Nordström

Alison Nordström promotes visual literacy in New Hampshire.