ERIC Number: EJ485595
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1994
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Baccalaureate Curricula in Geography: Need for Consensus Guidelines.
Jumper, Sidney R.
Journal of Geography, v93 n1 p26-28 Jan-Feb 1994
Contends that recent progress in improving geography instruction at the precollegiate level is not yet reflected at the college level. Maintains that a successful effort to create consensus guidelines for college geography majors would enhance geography's reputation as a science discipline and improve student skills and creativity. (CFR)
Descriptors: Articulation (Education), Curriculum Development, Educational Change, Educational History, Elementary Secondary Education, Geography, Geography Instruction, Higher Education, Instructional Leadership, National Standards, Preservice Teacher Education, Teacher Certification, Teacher Qualifications
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Goals 2000