How fun - I remember talking about doing this with some of my friends in High School. How I would love to do this now with my husband. Take a whole summer and travel the USA. I believe this will be a must do on my bucket list!
Finland spends 30 percent less per student than the United States, yet 96 percent of Finns graduate high school and 66 percent go to college. 26 amazing facts about Finland's school system: http://www.businessinsider.com/finland-education-school-2011-12?op=1
Stadium High School in Tacoma, Washington ... fabulously remodeled and completely state of the art inside. Originally intended to be one of the finest hotels on the west coast, the Northern Pacific Railroad Company and Tacoma Land Company gave up building in 1893 during the wake of a nationwide financial panic and depression. My alma mater!
10 Amazing free teaching resources for high school American history. Some of these sources would be appropriate even if you teach in a special education classroom. Read more at: http://classicallyhomeschooling.com/free-teaching-resources/