• Putnam Northern Westchester BOCES

    200 BOCES Drive

    Yorktown Heights, NY 10598


    Career & Technical Education

    Course Syllabus 2012-2013


    Course Name – New Visions English & Social Studies

                                        Integrated English – Health Academy

                                        IntegratedEnglish – Urban Forestry   


    Areas of Study English/Social Studies

    Grading Criteria – Essays, Projects,Online Work.



    Public Affairs: Maxwell Manual for Good Citizenship

    Health:                    Paul Feldstein. Health Policy Issues: An Economic Perspective, 4th Edition

    Environmental:     Steven Smith. Environmental Economics, A  Very Short Introduction

                                     Robert Stavins. Ed. Economics and the Environment

                          Norman Vig & Michael Kraft.  Environmental Policy for the 21st Century.


    NV Health

    NV Environmental

    NV Education

    NV Engineering

    ·         My Sister’s Keeper

    ·         The Sea and Poison

    ·         Thank You for Smoking

    ·         The Man Who Mistook his Wife for a Hat

    ·         Fast Food Nation

    ·         The Hot Zone

    ·         Mountains Beyond Mountains

    ·         Hospital

    ·         Into the Wild

    ·         The Mosquito Coast

    ·         Heart of Darkness

    ·         Zoo Story

    ·         Cadillac Desert

    ·         A Friend of the Earth

    ·         Hard-Boiled Wonderland & the End of the World

    ·         Seeds of Change

    ·         Botany of Desire

    ·         Uses of Enchantment

    ·         Fairy Tale Anthologies

    ·         Prime of Miss Jean Brodie

    ·         Pygmalion

    ·         Curious Incident of a Dog in the Night-Time

    ·         Flowers for Algernon

    ·         Empire of Illusion

    ·         Amusing Ourselves to Death

    ·         Savage Inequalities


    ·         I, Robot

    ·         Soul of a New Machine

    ·         Poincare’s Prize

    ·         The Fountainhead

    ·         Christine

    ·         Cat’s Cradle

    ·         Flatland

    ·         Shop Class as Soulcraft

    ·         The Idea Factory: Bell Labs & The Great Age of American Innovation



    Topics included in these Courses –


    Contact Information – E-mail:       cbrunelli@pnwboces.org


    To submit assignments:       submit@brunelli.us


    Phone: (914) 924-7198



Last Modified on June 20, 2012