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ERIC Number: EJ617123
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-7724
Can Statewide Assessments Help Reform the Social Studies Curriculum?
Brousseau, Bruce
Social Education, v63 n6 p356-59 Oct 1999
Discusses and provides historical background on the Michigan state content standards intended to improve social studies education. Addresses the role of statewide assessment in educational reform and the challenges in assessment. Considers (1) teacher preparation to support the standards and assessment and (2) the focus upon higher order thinking in the assessments. (CMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Michigan