Widely used supplemental materials may be dangerous to educational health! These works often include hefty doses of political manipulation and ideological bias, courtesy of their authors. This study casts a wary glance toward materials that seldom come under scrutiny. This study is the fifth in a series dedicated to reforming social studies education.

Sandra Stotsky is a member of the Massachusetts Board of Education. She is also a member of the President's National Advisory Mathematics Panel.

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