What Did Your School Get Wrong?

American Schools get a lot of things wrong. Sure, it's easy to make a few minor mistakes, but once we get into
more complex topics, a lot of errors in what schools teach get revealed. It's troubling to say the
least - how do sort out what's true and what's false? That's what this website is for - figuring out
just what your school got wrong. All you have to do is enter the decade you graduated in, and read along!

Enter Your High School Graduation Decade

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This website was made by me, Mira Lazine - a freelance journalist and (very!) amateur programmer.
I've got a website available here if you're interested in seeing some of my other projects.
If you want to suggest a new myth for this website to add on, or some type of change to it, you can contact me at miralazine@gmail.com. This website also is open source - if you want to contribute, check out its page on Github here

This website was inspired directly by the following tweet.

A tweet that says Website idea: you input the year you graduated high school and the website generates a list of outdated facts and concepts you were taught in school that have since been disproven