For all the new high school graduates and for any other Kentuckian who wants to play along, here’s a quiz.
Take a blank map of Kentucky with the county outlines. We’ve provided a copy for you here.
Now, spend 30 minutes writing the county names in the 120 blank spaces.
In the meantime, I’ll talk about the lost art of memorization.
As we emphasize the value of understanding and applying knowledge, sometimes the value of learning by rote has been de-emphasized.