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Monthly Archives: October, 2013

Embrace Your Inner “Teacher’s Pet”

I was invited to give the “keynote” address at last night’s National Honor Society Induction.  This is what I had to say! October 16, 2013 When Amanda Greenberg asked if I would be the faculty speaker at the NHS Induction, I think I surprised her when I said yes so quickly.  This is a great …

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What’s In a Name?

Each and every year, I begin the school year in AP United States History with a study of “First Contact.”  We examine documents describing Columbus’ encounter with the Tianos Indians, we study the relationship between the Jamestown residents and the Powhatan tribe, and we consider the impact of King Philip’s War, a conflict between New …

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