About Chris @cheffernan75
Chris Heffernan is a seventh grade social science and math teacher. He has been teaching for 20 years and has spent the past 16 at Jefferson Junior High School in Naperville, Illinois. Heffernan co-founded #worldgeochat with Peter Spiegel (@geospiegs) and Ed Casey (@ecasey77), a weekly Twitter chat for geography and global studies teachers of all levels.
Chris’s Recent Stories
Education May 03Column: Why geography matters for students now more than ever
Students need to know human geography; they need to understand the relationships that exist between cultures.