ERIC Number: EJ378161
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Teaching and Learning History: The Research Base.
Downey, Matthew T.; Levstik, Linda S.
Social Education, v52 n5 p336-38,340-42 Sep 1988
Presents a review of research literature that was undertaken to determine the extent to which research about teaching and learning history supports the current reform movement. Examines history's status in the schools, surveys recent trends in the history curriculum, explores how teachers use textbooks, and questions the appropriateness of history instruction given the cognitive level of children and adolescents. (GEA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Reports - Evaluative
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