Welcome to History: Comments, Controversy, Letters and Lessons. I hold a Masters degree from Hunter College in American History and I passed the oral examination for a PhD in American History from the City University of New York Graduate Center in 1988. I was an activist from the…
Lincoln Giving his Second Inaugural Address Abe Grows A Two Part Essay on Lincoln and Race By Jeff Schneider Part II: Lincoln and Race 1861-1865 This…
A Two Part Essay on Lincoln and Race
Teaching a Long Document without a Set of Reading Questions: A Student Led Lesson By Jeff Schneider Common Sense, Federalist 10, Frederick Douglass's…
The Stamp Act Protests The "Respectable Populace" Control the Streets by Jeff Schneider Teapot made in Great Britain for Sale in American Colonies 1766…
Teaching the Virginia Resolves Against the Stamp Act A Lesson That Concentrates the Mind by Jeff Schneider “In 1774 John Adams and Patrick Henry agreed…
“African Slavery in America” A Student-Led Lesson on an 18th-Century Anti-Slavery Article by Jeff Schneider Now we turn to the content for which the…
Second Introductory Lesson: Social History, American Culture, Historiography and the Map by Jeff Schneider This is the second class I taught for…
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History: Comments, Controversy, Letters and Lessons