Shane_PhippsShane Phipps is a teacher and writer in Indianapolis. He has taught U.S. history for 16 years. He the author of the historical novel, “The Carter Journals: Time Travels in Early U.S. History” (Indiana Historical Society Press, 2015).

In addition to his blog articles, he writes a weekly column on education in the Anderson Herald Bulletin which is also shared with over a dozen other newspapers throughout the state of Indiana. Follow Shane on Twitter @shanehphipps