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January 2017

Bulletin Board Idea: Americans Close to Our Hearts

When I started teaching history full-time, I discovered a sad truth. There are very few high school level, content-rich social studies/history bulletin boards. It is horrible. There is very little…

My Favorite Books of 2016

I know I am so late on this post. Every is soo over 2016. But I truly love to read, and I just wanted to share some of the books…

The Results of a Really Bad Summer

Let me tell you a story about me. When I was nine or ten years old I had a really, really bad summer. It started out well enough for any…

Old Year, New Year

Happy 2017! We survived 2016! Woohoo!! I actually didn’t realize that people were hating on 2016 until like, yesterday. Apparently it all started with the death of Carrie Fisher and…