What We’re Watching: Ken Burns’ Documentary on the Greenwood School

Students at the Greenwood School, a small boys school in Putney, Vermont, are encouraged to memorize and recite the Gettysburg Address. This is the subject of Ken Burns’ latest project, The Address,” a new, feature-length documentary which aired on PBS this week.

Lesson plans connected with the film are available here.

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