Classical Education and The Trivium

All education was 'classical' until the social engineers of the early 20th century decided they knew better than fifty generations of our wiser forebears, including a thoroughly self-educated man like Sam Houston. How has that been going?


Sam Houston

"It is a matter of great satisfaction to me to hope that my children will be in circumstances to receive a good education. Mine was defective and I feel the inconvenience, if not the misfortune of not receiving a classical education."

Okay, I get it that Sam Houston cared about great education. But how can I make sure my child is taught skills that are relevant for the 21st century?

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