The Social Studies Department at Mount Carmel challenges all students with learning experiences to help them succeed in all of their future endeavors. The curriculum is organized on an interdisciplinary basis to ensure a deeper understanding of complex issues.
It is designed to get the students actively involved in the learning process and to have them assume responsibility for their learning. Instruction focuses on higher-order critical thinking skills, problem solving, creative thought, and application skills. Our Instructional materials and teaching strategies recognize and respect student diversity. The courses in the Social Studies Department are vitally important for the future success at the university level.
Extra Curricular Activities
- Chicago Metro History Fair
- Know Your Heritage Team
- Mock Election
- Mock Trial Team
- Multicultural Club
- Scholastic Bowl Team
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Social Studies Department Faculty
Mr. Tom Eisenbraun
Director of Guidance; College Counselor; NHS Moderator; Scholastic Bowl; Social Studies; Baseball
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Mr. Jeff Enright, Esq.
Dean of Honors Program; Social Studies Department Facilitator; Mock Trial; Baseball; Ehrenstrom Scholars Fraternity Moderator
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Mrs. Shanta McKay-Wheeler
Counseling (students with last names A-G); AP Psychology; Multicultural Club; Know you Heritage
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