Okay, so I lied. It's not all, folks, there are some I know you will miss if I don't point you in the right direction. I insist that you read the whole thing. With love, natch!
Sunday, October 11, 2009
THE POSTMODERN NARCISSISTIC DILEMMA AND THE PRISM OF POLITICAL CORRECTNESS: OR, How to Stop Thinking and Serve the Utopian Collective
Here is what kids learn today about Christopher Columbus:
Kids Study the Dark Side of Columbus
Jeffrey Kolowith's kindergarten students read a poem about Christopher Columbus, take a journey to the New World on three paper ships and place the explorer's picture on a timeline through history.
Kolowith's students learn about the explorer's significance — though they also come away with a more nuanced picture of Columbus than the noble discoverer often portrayed in pop culture and legend.
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