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Friday, October 7 • 10:15am - 11:00am
The Classical Curriculum

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Somewhere in the last few centuries, the school curriculum abandoned the quest for wisdom to pursue power, an infidelity that has been embodied in both curriculum (from arts to subjects) and pedagogies (from teacher to text book). This workshop takes a brief look at the Sirens and Cyclopes who seem to have distracted us and some of the consequences, but mostly it aims to show how a return to the journey home through the ancient Liberal Arts cultivates harmony, even in ages of discord and fragmentation.


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Andrew Kern

President & Founder, The CiRCE Institute
Andrew Kern is founder and president of the CiRCE Institute, co-author of The Lost Tools of Writing, and co-author of the best-selling book Classical Education: The Movement Sweeping America, which he wrote with Dr. Gene Edward Veith. Since establishing CiRCE as a research and consulting service for classical educators, Andrew has trained teachers, led board retreats, and assisted with institutional development and start up in over 100... Read More →


Friday October 7, 2016 10:15am - 11:00am
Gym Thales Academy Rolesville

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