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Jonathan Olsen

Humanities Supervisor/ NY Times Contributor

Jonathan Olsen supervises history and English teachers at Randolph High School in New Jersey. He is a former history teacher at High Technology High School, the #1 ranked S.T.E.M. high school in the nation by U.S. News where he also served as his district's curriculum coordinator. He has been a regular contributor to The New York Times Learning Network and has written for ASCD, Washington Post's Answer Sheet and other organizations.

Jonathan is on Twitter @JonathanAOlsen and on the Learning Network at

He blogs with his department members at

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