Bethany Jay

Bethany Jay

Professional Details

Title: Associate Professor
Office: SB-102J
Phone: 978-542-7349
Email: bethany.jay@salemstate.edu

Summer Courses

Cat. # Term Course # Title
1381 91 HST706 Institute: Preserving the Past: Enrichment of the Social Studies Curriculum

Professional Biography

Bethany Jay earned her PhD in history from Boston College. Prior to coming to Salem State, Bethany was the academic director of several Teaching American History grants. Also trained as a nineteenth-century American historian, Bethany is completing her manuscript entitled Understanding and Teaching American Slavery, an edited collection of essays to provide content and strategies to teach this difficult subject. Bethany regularly teaches HST 702 Methods, Techniques, and Strategies for Teaching History in the graduate program.