ERIC Number: EJ528483
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Lucy Maynard Salmon (1853-1927): Pioneering Views on Teaching History.
Nelson, Murry R.
Social Studies, v87 n1 p7-12 Jan-Feb 1996
Profiles the career and contributions of educator and historian Lucy Maynard Salmon. Salmon's work on uniform standards for college admission became the basis of the College Entrance Examination. She developed a curriculum for elementary school history instruction that incorporated classical literature, folk tales, and biographies. (MJP)
Descriptors: Curriculum Development, Educational Change, Educational Development, Educational History, Educational Improvement, Females, Historiography, History, History Instruction, Instructional Development, Instructional Improvement, Instructional Innovation, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Teacher Associations, Women Administrators
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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