Entries by Marsha Familaro Enright

How to Improve Reading Ability

Some new evidence has come out about the dismal reading level of most college students from Renaissance Learning’s research. Renaissance Learning is an assessment and analytics company that makes widely used online educational software for K-12 students. Their extensive research report has quite a bit of useful information in it about how much and what […]

Please contribute before the end of the year.

You can make the difference of a lifetime today. Contribute to The Great Connections Scholarship Fund and help a young high school or college student learn how to live as a fully free person.When we think of free societies, we often think of industry, free markets, minimal government. But real freedom starts within, with self-understanding, […]

Report on The Great Connections Summer Seminar 2014

Great Connections students analyze artwork together. Studying Chicago architecture from the balcony of the DIRRT Environmental Solutions company. The Great Connections Seminar 2014 Here’s What the Students Said  “The seminar is a very special, mind-opening, immersion into the practice of using  reason and thinking well with others that challenges and excites the spirit; a  gateway […]