Mr. Chris Glatfelter

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About Me
Educational Background: 

B.A. - History and Behavioral Sciences - Colorado State University

M.Ed - Educational Leadership, Renewal, and Change - Colorado State University

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Favorite Quote: 

Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit; wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad. - Miles Kington

My Classroom
Courses Taught: 

Pre-DP History 10, MYP History 10, Psychology 1 and 2, Facing History and Ourselves: Holocaust and Human Behavior

Previously taught: Economics, Government, Freshmen Seminar, MYP History 9, Leadership, Honors MYP History 9

About My Classroom: 

As an educator, my goal is to help all students achieve to their highest potential. In my history classroom, I enjoy helping students learn important skills and critical assessment of historical knowledge. I believe that the school is not a place of factoids and knowledge, but instead a place where we grow and learn as a community through critical thought and analysis of historical perspectives. It is my continuous goal to provide a safe, fun, and democratic learning space where students take an active role in their education and get to experience history in a variety of ways. The aims of my classroom are to promote thinking skills, writing, reading, civic engagement, critical analysis, responsibility, and diversity.