ERIC Number: EJ450746
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Whose Voices Will Be Heard? Creating a Vision for the Future.
McGuire, Margit E.
Social Education, v56 n2 p129-32 Feb 1992
Discusses society in the future. Expresses concern over social problems and misuse by the media of terms relating to diversity and multiculturalism. Lists themes for effective instruction in social studies as integration of topics and meaningful, challenging, active, and value-based learning. Urges that self-esteem, mutual respect, and cooperative activity be reaffirmed. (DK)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Educational Objectives, Elementary Secondary Education, Ethical Instruction, Futures (of Society), High Risk Students, Interdisciplinary Approach, Mass Media Role, Multicultural Education, National Competency Tests, Public Opinion, Social Problems, Social Studies, Teacher Effectiveness, Thematic Approach, Thinking Skills
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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