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Victor Harbison teaches in Chicago. In 2000, he became the first National Board-certified high school history teacher in Chicago and he has worked on several educational reform projects during his career.

Twitter: @VictorHarbison

Diaries published: 4 (453 days since last diary on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 05:06 PM PST)

Comments posted: 36 (342 days since last comment on Sat Jun 21, 2014 at 07:39 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: seldom

Total Recommends: 408

Total Comment Ratings: 110

Most Recommended Diary: Bizarre Chicago Teacher "PD" session gets noticed big time, 202 comments, 321 recommends

People Following victor harbison: 3

victor harbison's Most Recent Diaries:

The RFK Center for Justice and Human Rights has a contest called "Speak Truth to Power". It asks students to make a video about a human right and submit their video to the center. My kids picked ...
by victor harbison
Comment Count 16 comments on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 05:06 PM PST with 51 Recommends
I wanted to put "goes viral" in the headline but my 13 year old twin daughters told me 44,000 plus isn't viral. It's cool, don't get them wrong, but viral is half a million or more. So I made the ...
by victor harbison
Comment Count 202 comments on Sat Mar 01, 2014 at 12:35 AM PST with 321 Recommends
I teach civics at Gage Park High School for Chicago Public Schools. I've done a lot in my career, won the awards, got the pats on the back, but nothing has prepared me for what is about to happen ...
by victor harbison
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Jun 04, 2010 at 06:28 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Mark Pera , candidate for the 3rd Congressional District in Illinois visited Gage Park High School in Chicago today. I teach Civics at Gage Park and ...
by victor harbison
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Nov 14, 2007 at 03:51 PM PST with 17 Recommends

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