May 3, 2014 7:49 PM

Studying California missions teaches 4th graders how we got from there to here

So Joe Mathews wants our school kids to forgo writing reports on California's historical missions in favor of papers on our public universities? No way.

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Joe Tarica is senior editor for The Tribune. He writes the Joetopia column on current events and life in SLO County. You may not always want to live in Joetopia, but you can still stop by, say "hi," and join the conversation. Reach him at .

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