Back in 2004, the esteemed Thomas Sowell understood the folly and fad that is International Baccalaureate.

“Parents in Fairfax, Virginia, have succeeded in getting rid of one of the endless series of fad programs that distract American public schools from real education in real subjects. Like most fad programs, this one had a high-sounding name: The International Baccalaureate Curriculum.

It also has a left-wing hidden agenda, as so many other fad programs do. One of the program’s supporters gushed that it teaches students “how to think globally” and “how to make us part of the world.”

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Parents With Backbone