The Missouri Compromise, 1820

This day in history, Congress passed the Missouri Compromise. This bill allowed the state of Missouri to enter the Union as a slave state but also provided statehood for Maine, which entered as a free state. This preserved the slave vs free state balance of power in Congress. The compromise served to soothe tensions brewing in the countryContinue reading “The Missouri Compromise, 1820”

Dynamic Teaching Tools

Word finally arrived today that I will be attending a teacher workshop at the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta next Wednesday (9/28). The workshop is concentrated on showcasing new online courses and an assessment system for teachers and students. The pleasant thing about workshops at the Fed. is how well you are taken care of.Continue reading “Dynamic Teaching Tools”