ERIC Number: EJ502688
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
National Assessment and the Social Studies.
Risinger, C. Frederick; Garcia, Jesus
Clearing House, v68 n4 p225-28 Mar-Apr 1995
Discusses social studies and its critics; the struggle for the soul of social studies; fragmentation and national standards; proliferation of standards; and assessment in the national standards. Suggests that administrators and teachers responsible for curriculum development should carefully examine all standards documents as they plan for instructional improvement. (RS)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Section--Educational Assessment: Local and National Changes.