About the author: Christopher W. Benson is a history teacher at Quincy High School. He teaches Ancient World History to 1500 A.D., Modern World History 1754-1945 and United States History I. He attended Temple University and earn a degree from Emmanuel College in 2004. He is currently working on his masters in history at the University of Massachusetts Boston but also enjoys studying at Boston University. Christopher is active in politics and at a young age wanted to fight communism and evil, by becoming Captain America when he grew up. After realizing this was a nearly impossible goal(at the age of 21) he switched career paths to become a teacher of secondary education. Mr. Benson enjoys teaching(until he finds some way to see his long time dream become realized) and discovering new mehtods collaboration and curriculum development.