Don’t Reanimate Corpses! Frankenstein Part 1: Crash Course Literature 205

Don’t Reanimate Corpses! Frankenstein Part 1: Crash Course Literature 205

Hi! I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature, and It’s alive! Mr. Green? Mr. Green? That’s my favorite part of the movie… No. No. No. No. Me From The Past don’t you dare. That line is not in the book. And Frankenstein is the doctor not the monster. Also, there is no Igor in […]

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The Black Legend, Native Americans, and Spaniards: Crash Course US History #1

The Black Legend, Native Americans, and Spaniards: Crash Course US History #1

Hi I’m John Green, and this is Crash Course U.S. History! No, Stan. That’s not gonna work, actually. I mean, we’re talking about the 16th century today, when this was neither united nor states. By the way, this globe reflects the fact that I believe that Alaskan statehood is illegitimate! In fact, we’re going to […]

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Their Eyes Were Watching God: Crash Course Literature 301

Their Eyes Were Watching God: Crash Course Literature 301

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course Literature and your eyes are watching me, but Their Eyes Are Watching God. I’d like to apologize to my friends and family for that joke. Anyway today we’re discussing Zora Neale Hurston’s brilliant novel of a woman’s self-realization and empowerment. Or, possibly, a cautionary tale about the […]

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A Long and Difficult Journey, or The Odyssey: Crash Course Literature 201

A Long and Difficult Journey, or  The Odyssey: Crash Course Literature 201

Hi, I’m John Green, welcome to Crash Course Literature! You can tell I’m an English teacher because I’m wearing a sweater, but you tell I’m the kind of English teacher who wants to be your friend because I’m wearing awesome sneakers. This is actually season two of Crash Course Literature. If you want to watch […]

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Iran’s Revolutions: Crash Course World History 226

Hi, I’m John Green and this is Crash Course World History and today we’re talking about Iran. Oh, Mr. Green? Mr. Green? I know that country. It’s in the Middle East. It’s with Egypt. No, Me from the Past, we’re going to talk about Iran. Now, I used to be you so I remember when […]

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Understanding Unconscious Bias – a Resource for Educators

Understanding Unconscious Bias – a Resource for Educators

The truth is people and educators like myself live in a daily fog. It’s kind of the world we breathe. We also call this fog our unconscious bias. Because of the blurry vision that this fog sometimes causes it ends up doing things like shaping our teaching and learning trends, forming our personal belief systems, […]

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The Reagan Revolution: Crash Course US History #43

The Reagan Revolution: Crash Course US History #43

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course U.S. history, and today we’re going to talk about the guy who arguably did the most to shape the world that I live in. NO, Stan not Carrottop. No, not Cumberbatch although he did do the most to shape the Tumblr that I live in. I’m talking […]

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