"Teaching and Tutoring Specialist, English Style"
For me, American history is the story of our country and the people who had an impact on the development of the country as we now know it. My goal when teaching American history has always been to engage the students in the excitement and reality of the individual stories that make up the larger story. I have always found history thrilling, and I try to instill this feeling into my students by arousing their curiosity and ability to identify with people who lived in another time but had the same dreams and fears as we do. In classroom teaching, I used well-done documentary videos and some m ... More