James Sabathne teaches AP World History and AP U.S. History at Hononegah High School in Rockton, Illinois, and works as the social studies department coordinator. He has presented at numerous conferences including five AP annual meetings, the American Historical Association annual meeting, and the Organization of American Historians Conference. His publications include Strive For A 5: Preparing for the AP World History Exam, (Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2013). He is a contributor to Robert Strayer and Eric Nelson’s Ways of the World: A Global History with Sources, 3rd Edition, (Bedford/St. Martin’s, 2016), and he co-edited the secondary anthology Past Forward: Articles from the Journal of American History Volumes I and II, (Oxford University Press, 2016). He has served as an AP U.S. History Reader, Table Leader, Exam Leader, and Question Leader since 2001, and co-chaired the College Board AP U.S. History Development Committee this year.