Shane Phipps is a teacher and writer from Indianapolis. He teaches U.S. History at Decatur Middle School. He also serves as the Social Studies Department Chair. He holds a bachelors degree in Social Studies education from Indiana University and a Masters in Education from Indiana Weselyan University. He is the author of the young adult historical fiction, The Carter Journals: Time Travels in Early U.S. History (Indiana Historical Society Press, 2015) He is currently researching and writing the sequel to The Carter Journals. He also writes a weekly newspaper column for the Anderson Herald Bulletin.
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