Welcome to Global History and Geography and Social Studies Literacy
at Western New York Maritime Charter 2017-2018
1LT Christopher Bigouette
U.S. Army Reserves, QM
Global History & Geography - This course combines the standard two year study of Global History into one year, generally considered to be one of the most difficult courses a New York State student takes during their high school career. Students are assessed at the end of their year of study by the New York State Regents Examination for Global History and Geography. Completion of this course and a passing grade on the Regents examination are necessary for graduation.
Social Studies Literacy - This course is designed to prepare students for Global History and Geography. It teaches important skills that are necessary to succeed in Global and future Social Studies courses.