Chair of the History and Social Studies Department
An advocate of experiential learning, Mr. Vincent Bradley, Chair of the History and Social Studies Department, has fostered relationships with historical and cultural institutions in Boston. Mr. Bradley led an independent study team of eight seniors that collaborated with officials at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the US Senate in Boston and co-wrote curriculum centered on American mobilization for World War I. CM was the first school in the country to successfully collaborate with the EMK Institute to create a Senate Immersion Module.
Active in the Advanced Placement community, Mr. Bradley has served multiple times as an AP US History Reader for the national exam. Additionally, Mr. Bradley has been a featured speaker on AP curriculum and pedagogy at the College Board’s AP National Conference in Orlando (2006); Washington, DC (2010 and 2017); and Austin, Texas (2015). Through Mr. Bradley’s efforts, Catholic Memorial School regularly hosts nationally-renowned historians on campus.