ERIC Number: EJ565804
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Authentic Intellectual Work in Social Studies: Putting Performance before Pedagogy.
Scheurman, Geoffrey; Newman, Fred M.
Social Education, v62 n1 p23-25 Jan 1998
Describes criteria for authentic intellectual achievement in social studies, as well as the assessment and instruction tasks necessary to achieve these criteria. Emphasizes the importance of the construction of knowledge, disciplined inquiry, and the development of qualities of reasoning that have value outside school. (MJP)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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