Social Studies Department Chair
Patrick Sandoe
"The longer I live, the more convincing proof I see of this truth:
that God governs in the affairs of men."

Benjamin Franklin
Phone: (954) 434-8820 x371
E-mail: psandoe@mccarthyhigh.org
Office Hours: Tues/Thurs: 7:20-7:50 a.m.
Master in the Art of Teaching: Fordham University. 1997
Master of Arts in History:
Fordham University. 1997
Bachelor of Arts in English:
Boston College. 1989
Education:
AP Macroeconomics
AP Government
Honors U.S. History
AP U.S. History
"[W]e here highly resolve that this nation, under God, shall have a new birth of freedom; and that government of the people, by the people, and for the people, shall not perish from the earth." 
Abraham Lincoln.
"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer too much, because they live in the gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat." Teddy Roosevelt
"You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing you think you cannot do."   Eleanor Roosevelt.
"And so my fellow Americans: ask not what your country can do for you -- ask what you can do for your country."  
John F. Kennedy
"They say the world has become too complex for simple answers. They are wrong. There are no easy answers, but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right."    Ronald Reagan.
"Radical changes in world politics leave America with a heightened responsibility to be, for the world, an example of a genuinely free, democratic, just and humane society.."
Pope John Paul II
"I do not know of anyone who has got to the top without hard work. That is the recipe. It will not always get you to the top, but should get you pretty near." 
Margaret Thatcher
"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character." 
Martin Luther King Jr.
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