Fiction has significant role in social emotional learning

Researchers describe “theory of ...

Creating a better future through great literature

jcoulsonDespite my fondness for teaching, I began to feel an urgent need to ...

Talking about Banned Books Week

Joseph Coulson, President, Great Books Foundation.

Here are four books that according to the American Library Association have been banned or challenged in the United States over the last five years: The ...

Congratulations 2016 MacArthur Fellows!

We’re especially delighted the MacArthur Foundation honored poet Claudia Rankine for her work “illuminating the emotional and psychic tensions that mark the experiences of many living in twenty-first-century America.” Foundation ...

Inspire Ideas with Great Books

A message for the start of a new school year from president Joseph P. Coulson.

Teachers and students are the heart and soul of the Great Books Foundation. Nothing is more important to us than working closely with ...