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Civics and TOK

Week of 1/28-2/2

Civics and Economics

-This past week was another exciting week in Economics! Students dug a little deeper into the stock market....Stocks, Bonds, Mutual Funds and a special Millionaire Next Door guest speaker to top things off.

Monday- Conclusion of "Investing"...celebrating by watching "The Founder"

Tuesday- Conclude "The Founder". Game of Life, 3 life events will be pulled, continue checking our stocks and mutual funds. Quiz on "The Founder".

Wednesday- Begin debt lesson

Thursday- Game of Life

Friday- Types of Debt Lesson




As we continue our study into the Human Sciences, students (groups of 3) are currently creating 20-25 questions in 4-5 broad categories to see what students on campus think about various topics such as; politics, pop culture etc. Students will be predicting results, analyzing data, and creating an electronic presentation to report on their findings.

Monday- Last day to complete our class survey project

Tuesday- Survey Project Presentations

Wednesday- Continue and Complete Survey Project Presentations

Thursday- Mini lesson on prisons and inmates. Start movie "Stanford Prison Experiment"

Friday- Finish "Stanford Prison Experiment"


About Me

I am in my thirteenth year teaching at Jacksonville High School. This semester, I am teaching Civics & Economics and IB Theory of Knowledge. Although I've spent thirteen years in Jacksonville North Carolina, I am originally from NE Ohio. I graduated from The University of Mount Union in 2005 and completed my Masters degree in Secondary Social Studies Education in 2008. Outside of the classroom, I am involved with the JHS Men's and Women's tennis teams. Please feel free to contact me with any questions!


2001- Graduate of Lakeview HS (Cortland, Ohio)

2005- Political Science (Major) and Secondary Education (Minor) University of Mount Union

2008- Masters in Secondary Social Studies Education-Grand Canyon University


Jacksonville HS (2006-Present)

2006-2007-Beginning Teacher of the Year

2006-2008- Head JV Baseball Coach

2008-2015- Head Varsity Baseball Coach

2010-Present- Head Women's Tennis Coach

2015-Present- Social Studies Dept. Chair

2016-Present- Asst. Men's Tennis Coach