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Video: What “Free” TV Really Costs

Written by Gary North on October 31, 2015

TV viewing time is not free. It is expensive. I teach a course, “Introduction to Business,” for the Ron Paul Curriculum. One of the most important aspects of this course is to teach teenagers the power of reinvested profits in a personally owned home business. To teach this, I use a financial calculator posted on […]

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Teaching Teenagers About the Time-Money Trade-Off

Written by Gary North on October 31, 2015

In the Ron Paul Curriculum, there is a course on personal finance. It is taught by Dr. Timothy Terrell, who teaches economics at Wofford College. In a course that I teach on studying, which I call the Academic Bootcamp Course (ABC), I teach techniques that speed up the students’ ability to master material. I constantly […]

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Nine Corrupt Pillars of Classical Greece

Written by Gary North on October 24, 2015

Maybe you are a Christian parent looking for a curriculum for your child. You are considering a school that costs $5,000 a year. It offers what it calls a classical Christian curriculum. Save your money. There is no such thing as a classical Christian curriculum. There never has been. There is a fake hybrid of […]

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The Academic Case Against Latin

Written by Gary North on October 24, 2015

“But it is happened unto them according to the true proverb, The dog is turned to his own vomit again; and the sow that was washed to her wallowing in the mire” (II Peter 2:22). Up until the early 20th century, entrance into higher education in the Ivy League was Latin-based. By requiring Latin to […]

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Teaching Classical History to Christian High School Students

Written by Gary North on October 24, 2015

Understanding history requires an understanding of facts. An event is understood in terms of lots of events immediately before the event you are studying. Facts do not stand alone. There are lots of facts — oceans of facts. Not all of them have left written records. Others have left conflicting records. You must sort out […]

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