On June 20, 2011, the producers of StoriesofUSA.com wrote letters to:
Barack Obama, President of the United States
Arne Duncan, US Secretary of Education
Diane Ravitch, Assistant Secretary of Education (former)
Duncan Hunter, US Congressman
Lee White, National History Coalition Executive Director
Linda Salvucci, National Council for History Education Vice Chair
Ted McConnell, Campaign for the Civic Mission of Schools Executive Director
Jim Grossman, American Historical Association Executive Director
Click Here -> Letter related to improving US History education
On July 4, 2011 (Independence Day), the FBI visited our website.
And on July 21, 2011, Randy E. King received a letter from the US Department of Education.
Click Here -> Letter from the US Department of Education
Here are some excerpts from the letter:
“Thank you for your letter to Secretary Arne Duncan describing your multimedia website, StoriesofUSA.com. …We appreciate you sharing information about your program with us. Through the Teaching American History (TAH) program, the Department has awarded a number of grants to school districts for them to develop and provide professional development activities for teachers to strengthen their content knowledge of American history. …I will share the information about your program with the members of the TAH team. …We commend you for your efforts to develop and improve access to high-quality history education resources that will enhance the teaching and learning of history in schools across this nation.”
Margaret A. Zelinko
Teacher Quality Program Office
Office of Innovation and Improvement
United States Department of Education
President Barack H Obama Education Speech March 10, 2009
On January 20, 2011, Randy E King was interviewed on TeaPartyRadio.com.
Randy King on WLEA 1480 AM Kevin Doran The Newsmaker Show
On December 29, 2010, Randy E King was interviewed by Kevin Doran on WLEA 1480 AM.
Special event at Freedom Academy in November 2009.
Each student wrote an essay about what America means to them.