Love, Understanding, and Appreciation for America, The Founding Fathers, and The US Constitution Through K-12 Online Educational Resources • Responsible citizens help succeeding generations understand and appreciate the foundations of freedom. Relevant, high-quality K-12 online educational resources are increasingly available to support such education. This presentation introduces attendees to K-12 online educational resources that individuals and families can use to develop their understanding and appreciation for America, the Founding Fathers, and the US Constitution. Attendees will view samples of curriculum and learn practical methods for how they can access resources to expand their knowledge, understanding, and appreciation of American government, the Founding Fathers, and the US Constitution.
Leland Anderson is Principal of Grades 7-12 and Director of Home and Distance Education at American Heritage School. He graduated from Harvard University with an Ed.M. in School Leadership and was a Visiting Fellow at Innosight Institute in 2008-2009. Prior, he taught English at Oak Canyon Junior High School (Utah) and Provo High School (Utah) and earned a B.A. cum laude with University Honors in English Teaching from Brigham Young University. He and his wife, Gina, have four daughters and two sons. They enjoy family reunions, reading, gardening, baking, hiking, and camping.