Here’s another follow-up article to our post on the Black Lives Matter protests.
We will be posting a few follow-up articles to our earlier post on the Black Lives Matter protests. Here is the first.
Where did the idea of our free American public schools come from, anyway?
The public schools in our nation actually originated with the founding Christians. Reading was so highly valued by the Puritans and most Protestant Reformers that they sought to make books available to and literacy a priority for every citizen. Up to that point in human history, education had generally been reserved for the upper classes, and primarily only for their sons.