History Alive! and Social Studies Alive! programs to supplement curriculum. This interactive style of teaching and learning engages students in activities designed to promote interest in social studies. The TCI Approach consists of a series of instructional practices that allows students of all abilities to experience key social studies conceptsA variety of guest speakers, such as
- A Holocaust survivor
- Members of the military
- Amherst Police
- Better Business Bureau representatives
Model United Nations (informally abbreviated as Model UN or MUN) is an academic simulation of the United Nations that aims to educate participants about civics, effective communication, globalization and multilateral diplomacy. In Model UN, students take on roles as foreign diplomats and participate in a simulated session of an intergovernmental organization (IGO). Participants research a country, take on roles as diplomats, investigate international issues, debate, deliberate, consult, and then develop solutions to world problems.