This Is How to Grasp What Education in America Is Really About

Torah Bontrager
5 min readFeb 8, 2021

The very first law about education in what is now the United States was all about making people literate enough to read the Christian Bible.

Introduction

In order to understand what education in the United States is really about, take a close look at the history, philosophy, and sociology of American education. In this post, I’ll…

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Torah Bontrager

Amish escapee & Columbia University alumna. For the right of Amish kids to go to school. Get chapters of my book Amish Girl in Manhattan @ TorahBontrager.com