Class Description

The purpose of this course is to increase students' knowledge of the development of the United States as a democratic nation. The course is organized as a chronological survey of the American past from 1877 to World War II. Emphasis will be placed on major events, geography, individuals and ideas which compromise our American heritage.

 

What's one thing you would want to learn from this class?

"I would like to learn about America in the 1900s and 2000s and how that relates to present day America." -Renaldo S.

 

What is your favorite part about this class?

"My teacher." -Jermaine B.

 

What advice would you give to future students?

"I'd say students should definitely take a lot of notes and never distract themselves while a teacher is speaking." -Renaldo S.

 

What is the atmosphere of the class like?

"The atmosphere of the class is fun, very intense at times, and challenging." - Jermaine B.