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“ . . . we need the wisdom of the educational reformer Robert Maynard Hutchins”

You can’t see us, but we’re giving that statement a standing ovation. It’s from “The Man Who Could Make Your Kids Less Ignorant,” a Daily Beast article about Robert Maynard Hutchins, one of the founders of the Great Books Foundation. What would Hutchins think of a new Council of Foreign
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Alliance for Liberal Learning Fall Conference

ALLnew“Making Connections,” the second annual conference for the Alliance for Liberal Learning, will take place October 27 and October 28 in Chicago, Illinois. The ALL conference brings together representatives from institutions both academic and outside the academy—schools and colleges with formal great books and core texts curricula, residential and
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EdScoop Features Great Books Plus!

We’re thrilled that EdScoop, an online leader in digital learning news, published an article about our new digital solution Great Books Plus.

“Educators who know how to spark student conversations around classic books can vouch for how the process can improve reading comprehension and literacy. Now Great Books Foundation,
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