THE FOUR B'S
Presenting a round table discussion for all teachers and students of government and civics focusing on topics presented by the We the People, The Citizen and the Constitution program. Sources are linked to provide audience opportunity for deeper study.
Chris is currently a Social Studies teacher at Bismarck High School. Prior to moving to North Dakota, he taught at Plainfield High School, Plainfield, Indiana, for 28 years.
Classes Chris has taught include US Government using the “We the People…” curriculum; AP Government; Dual Credit US History, honors US History, APUSH and Global Studies.
He has a BA in Journalism from Indiana University, Bloomington, (1984), with a minor in History. He received the James Madison Memorial Senior Fellow in 1994. He also has a MA in History from Butler University in Indianapolis, was the Plainfield Community Teacher of the Year, 2008 Indiana Teacher of the Year Finalist, and was awarded the 2008 American Civic Educator Teaching Award in 2006 (a national award sponsored by the Center on Congress, the Center for Civic Education, and the National Education Association).In 2018, he was selected as the American Lawyers Alliance Law Related Education Teacher of the Year, and was awarded the John J. Patrick Civic Education Award.