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Episode 60 - Where No Mann Has Gone Before

June 9, 2022

A passionate advocate for education, Horace Mann served as secretary of the Massachusetts State Board of Education for 20 years and almost single-handedly revolutionized public schooling in America. Join Kate and Chelsea as they explore Mann’s achievements and legacy (as well as his unexpected distaste for phonics).

Sources:

Wikipedia – Horace Mann

Britannica – Horace Mann

Wikipedia – Normal School

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