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1:03 pm
Tue June 11, 2013

Lincoln's homework expands understanding of teaching methods at the time

Courtesy of WGLT
Courtesy of WGLT

This just in…Abraham Lincoln's math homework was correct! Researchers have connected a new fragment of Lincoln's earliest known handwritten manuscript to other records of the 16th President. Illinois Public Radio’s Charlie Schlenker reports this expands the understanding of Lincoln and of teaching methods of the times.