Teaching Race, Native American Identity, and How to Construct a Historical Argument in an Online American History Survey Course

For the past year, I have taught an American history survey course online. I inherited the basic structure and assignments of the course from other instructors I underwent a learning curve during the first semester. ¬†One of the main obstacles I faced during the first semester was that I found myself frustrated over the number…

Teaching the American Revolution in an Indigenous Context

*Author note: these are my prepared remarks (with some slight modifications) for a roundtable at the 2019 American Historical Association Annual Meeting in Chicago, Illinois entitled “The American Revolution in World History: A Teaching Roundtable.” For the last eighteen months I have worked as a social studies teacher in Highlands County, Florida as I researched…