Humanities and Education

Lynne Cheney spoke about the state of education and a recent report titled “American Memory: A Report on the Humanities in the… read more

Lynne Cheney spoke about the state of education and a recent report titled “American Memory: A Report on the Humanities in the Nation’s Public Schools.” She criticized the public education system for stressing skills rather than knowledge, advocating a more traditional emphasis on English and history education. Ms. Cheney answered questions from the audience. close

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Program ID:
151064-1
Category:
National Press Club
Format:
National Press Club Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 1, 1987

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  • Sep 01, 1987 | 5:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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