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E. D. HIRSCH, JR., Professor Emeritus at the University of Virginia, is chairman of the board at the Core Knowledge Foundation and the author of The Knowledge Deficit, The Schools We Need, and the bestselling Cultural Literacy. He lives in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Sixth grade (Education) -- Curricula -- United States.
Curriculum planning -- United States.