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Providence Junior Jake Yonally Authors Published Article and Wins Writing Award

February 14, 2018 by Elaine Rottman | Posted In: Academics, Articles, High School, Libertas Scholars
Providence Junior Jake Yonally Authors Published Article and Wins Writing Award

Jake Yonally, a Providence junior and elite soccer player, recently had an article on Calvin Coolidge published by the Foundation for Economic Education (FEE), a national economics and liberty think tank, and was recognized with a major writing award for a critical essay on The Rat Pack and the rise of equality of opportunity in… read more »

Teaching Students What to Think

September 13, 2017 by Max Beers | Posted In: Libertas Scholars
Teaching Students What to Think

Teaching Students What to Think By Bruce Rottman, Libertas Scholars Program Coordinator   I’ve often heard people say that teachers should “teach students how to think, not what to think.”  That claim is neither possible nor virtuous. Instead, teachers need to think about how to teach students what to think. Let’s assume I am investigating… read more »



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