Thomas Harriot College of Arts & Sciences
Department of History

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Faculty&Staff Mission Statement





The American Teacher is a comprehensive education foundations text with an emphasis on the historical continuity of educational issue and their practical application in the classroom. Aspiring teachers enter the classrooms with an innate optimism, and the challenge of The  American Teacher is to engage them and to provide meaningful direction to channel their idealism. By reconnecting individual with their society, community, and workplace, this engaging text provides education students with a grounding in their  profession and an understanding of how how important social and political issues affect educational practice.