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Patrick Herrera

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Patrick Herrera writes for The Heartland Institute.

Patrick Herrera writes for The Heartland Institute.

Recent Articles and Publications

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January 15, 2016
By Patrick Herrera
Citing new research demonstrating once again contrary to climate alarmists claims, related deaths are declining despite elevated temperatures and increasing carbon dioxide levels.
July 6, 2013
By Patrick Herrera
Federal, state, and school district efforts to address struggling readers expend a great deal of time and fortune, yet our reading woes continue.
February 9, 2013
By Patrick Herrera
After teaching Spanish for many years, I was asked by my school district to teach English as a Second Language. Teaching Spanish, I was told, meant teaching a second language, so the process should be similar. It wasn’t.

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May 26, 2012
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