ERIC Number: EJ380007
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Forward to the Trivia of 1890: The Impending Social Studies Program?
Gross, Richard E.
Phi Delta Kappan, v70 n1 p47-49 Sep 1988
From the demise of numerous "New Social Studies" programs initiated 25 years ago have sprung some guidelines for revising curricula and promoting educational change. Some lessons: Avoid too many course offerings, involve teachers in early stages of projects, and design programs to meet major goals. Above all, such programs need to be relevant to youngsters' real-world concerns. (MLH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Guides - Non-Classroom
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