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LTL Ep. 9: One Mom’s Aha Moment (ft. Holly Korbey)

Holly Korbey is a Nashville mom of three boys and also an education journalist and author. After unexpectedly taking charge of her youngest son’s schooling for eight weeks, she pinpointed a problem she sees in how we educate elementary students. “He believed he couldn’t do it and he wouldn’t try so hard,” she said.

Erika and Holly also touched on Holly’s book, “Building Better Citizens,” which is about the importance of teaching civics.

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Erika Sanzi
Erika Sanzi is a former educator and elected school committee member and the chief editor of this site, Project Forever Free. She is also a senior visiting fellow at the Thomas B. Fordham Institute. She blogs at Good School Hunting and occasionally writes for other outlets including Scary Mommy, The 74, and The Hill. She is the mother of three school aged sons who currently attend a district school, a charter school, and a private school—in 3 different zip codes! Rhode Island is home.

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