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"I do not teach classics for black people, and I do not teach classics for any one people group. I believe in making classics human-centric . . ."

That's Dr. Anika T. Prather, a powerhouse advocate for classical education with the Johns Hopkins Institute for Education Policy, explaining how classical education can help EVERYONE flourish during ACTA's newest "Higher Ed Now" podcast -- which can be heard in its entirety here: https://goacta.org/2024/03/anika-prather-classical-education-helps-everyone-flourish/

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