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This Week on The Learning Curve: E.D. Hirsch, Jr. on Background Knowledge & Educational Equity

This week on "The Learning Curve," Professor E.D. Hirsch, Jr., founder and chairman of the Core Knowledge Foundation, professor emeritus at UVA, and acclaimed author, discusses a critical ingredient of academic achievement, the shared background knowledge needed for language proficiency and cultural literacy.

Study Finds Declining Student Achievement and Increased Harm to School Choice Since Common Core

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Palin Was A Prophet About Obama’s Education Takeover

http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2012/04/26/palin_was_a_prophet_about_obamas_education_takeover_113966.html Sarah…