47 min

5: The Company Sold a Story

    • Documentary

Teachers call books published by Heinemann their “bibles.” The company’s products are in schools all over the country. Some of those products are rooted in a debunked idea about how children learn to read. But they’ve made the company and some of its authors millions.

Map: Heinemann’s national reachRead: Transcript of this episodeMore: soldastory.org

Teachers call books published by Heinemann their “bibles.” The company’s products are in schools all over the country. Some of those products are rooted in a debunked idea about how children learn to read. But they’ve made the company and some of its authors millions.

Map: Heinemann’s national reachRead: Transcript of this episodeMore: soldastory.org

47 min