Daily Archives: September 22, 2020

Watch Trump’s Call for “Patriotic History”

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
This is a short teaching video created by Tim Slekar, dean of the college of education at Edgewood College in Milwaukee. In the video, you will see Trump denounce Howard Zinn and the…

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A Pivotal Moment for U.S. and Public Schools? (Part 1)

Originally posted on Larry Cuban on School Reform and Classroom Practice:
As a historian I often wonder whether individuals knew at the time something occurred that it was momentous, a historic turning point in the flow of events and their…

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Trump at Rally: COVID Affects “Virtually Nobody”

Originally posted on Diane Ravitch's blog:
As the United States passed the 200,000 death milestone, Trump told a rally that the coronavirus affects “virtually nobody.” 200,000 nobodies. This on the same day that CNN marked the death of a…

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