Mary Grabar, Resident Fellow at the Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) will be interviewed Ocotber 15 on WUTQ’s Talk of the Town at 8:40 a.m. about the Common Core.  In the evening, Grabar will also participate in the debate “The Common Core: Is It Good for Students and Teachers?” at at 7:00 p.m. at the Palace Theater, Hamilton, NY.  The debate has been organized by AHI Senior Fellow Robert Kraynak, Professor of Government at Colgate University and director of Colgate’s Center for Freedom and Western Civilization, organized the event.  For further information, please contact Dr. Kraynak at

Today, Grabar’s article “The Legacy of Arne Duncan: Common Core and so Much More! (Part 1)” appeared in a post for the Selous Foundation for Public Policy Research.

Mary Grabar, Ph.D., has taught college English for over twenty years. She is the founder of the Dissident Prof Education Project, Inc., an education reform initiative that offers information and resources for students, parents, and citizens.