“American Teenagers, Educational Exchange, and Cold War Politics,” History of Education Quarterly 57, no. 4 (November 2017): 542-569.


“Beyond the Metropolis: The Forgotten History of Small-Town Teachers’ Unions,” American Journal of Education 121, no. 4 (August 2015): 531-561*462/schncol12p1.jpg
(Hortonville Teachers’ Strike, 1974. Image from Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.)


“‘Make Your Voice Heard’: Communism in the High School Curriculum, 1958-1968,” History of Education Quarterly 52, no. 3 (August 2012): 351-369

Godless Communism


“Culture Wars in the Countryside: The Fight for Rural Schools,” Wisconsin Magazine of History 95, no. 2 (Winter 2011-2012): 16-27

(Liberty School in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, 1932. Image from the Wisconsin Historical Society.)