ERIC Number: EJ552998
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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FDR? "He Was a President" and "I Can't Remember Back Then."
Davis, O. L., Jr.; Klages, Carol L.
Social Studies, v88 n4 p173-75 Jul-Aug 1997
Reviews a survey of graduating high school seniors concerning their knowledge of Franklin Delano Roosevelt's presidency. The results revealed that very few students had even the most rudimentary understanding of Roosevelt's accomplishments or positions. Argues that history instruction should emphasize a thorough understanding of the subject. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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