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Gloria VanHouten

Social Studies Supervisor

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Social Studies

NHD National Qualifier



2016 NHD Regional Competition

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This Day in History

Department Emails

Allen, Diana Teacher
Borrayo, Mahoganey Teacher
Callaway, Richard Teacher
Duran, Ariel Teacher
Hamlett, Michelle Teacher
Jackson, Toni Teacher
LiVecchi, Joseph Teacher
Pagan, Orlando Teacher

National History Day Links

Useful Web Sites

Crash Course in U.S. History - 48 episodes fly through history

Crash Course in World History  - 42 episodes created by John Green and his brother. They speak VERY fast!

Student News Daily


C-Span   This site includes many video clips


ABC-CLIO  databases cover many areas of history.   Login needed. user is pps-student


U.S. political cartoons           Begins with today, use right  arrow to navigate to previous ones.

Course Offerings



World History

US-History I

US-History II

Personal Finance/Economics



Practical law in Society

Governance and Public Administration

Geography & World Cultures


African American History

Hispanic & Latino History





AP US History I

AP US History II

Honors World History