Let’s Reflect

After reading both of Stearns’s perspectives on why we should study history, answer one of the following questions.

  • From his writings in 1998 and 2020, is there an evolution to why we should teach history? Do you agree or disagree with his assessment of the changes and similarities?
  • Review the individual points the author makes to encourage the study of history. Which do you most value? Why?


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