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American History, Dr. Fox

American History 
8th Grade Teacher
I am a graduate of Alcoa City Schools. I earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Public Administration, Masters in Curriculum & Instruction, and Doctor of Philosophy in Education, Leadership, and Policy Studies all from the University of Tennessee. 
I coordinate the AMS Jayteens, School Store/Concessions, and the Tornado Club (alternating trips to Walt Disney World, Washington, D.C., and New York City). 
In addition to my school responsibilities, I am the president of the Empty Pantry Fund (501C-3 organization), Adjunct Professor at Carson Newman University, and an Instructor for Trio Program at the University of Tennessee. 
Social Studies Curriculum: 
13 English Colonies
Road to the Revolution
Declaration of Independence
Revolutionary War
Creating a Government
  • Articles of Confederation
  • United States Constitution
Early Presidents
  • George Washington
  • John Adams
  • Thomas Jefferson
    • Louisiana Purchase
    • Lewis & Clark
  • James Madison
  • James Monroe
  • John Quincy Adams
Jacksonian Democracy 
Texas Fight for Independence
Westward Movement (Manifest Destiny)
Mexican/American War
Civil War
Westward Expansion