Exploring Mt. Olympus (Oxygen Tanks Optional!): Greek/Roman Mythology

One subject area I’ve been looking forward to teaching is Greek/Roman Mythology. Learning about the bad behaving antics of the mythological deities is like picking up a copy of People magazine!  It’s ancient celebrity stories, all the dirt, all the fun!  Fights, romance, extra-marital affairs, quests, and Nike shoes – these folks have it all! The only small, nagging concern is that we won’t have enough time in class to cover what we need. However, what I want to stress to my students is to remember, please, with humus and honey, that they have the power of technology that the…