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ERIC Number: EJ443685
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0037-7724
The Columbian Quincentenary. NCSS Position Statement.
Social Education, v55 n6 p346-48 Oct 1991
Presents a policy statement from the National Council for the Social Studies for the quincentenary of Columbus's first new world voyage. Recommends that teachers help students comprehend the contemporary relevance of 1492 and provide basic, accurate knowledge about Columbus's voyages, their historical setting, and unfolding effects. Suggests areas for study that are in danger of being disregarded or obscured. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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