When and where was the first school in America established? (The answer will be included with next week's quiz.)
Answer to last week's quiz: In the introduction to his 1980 book, The Tongue-Tied American, Representative Paul Simon, Democrat of Illinois, suggests that "[w]e should erect a sign at each port of entry into the United States: Welcome to the United States--We Cannot Speak Your Language."
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Vol. 03, Issue 26