TITLE

Groups Promotes Global Studies in Curriculum

AUTHOR(S)
Manzo, Kathleen Kennedy; Diegmueller, Karen
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Education Week;3/2/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 25, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that while policymakers and business leaders have lamented American students' inadequate knowledge about the world, a growing number of schools around the United States are beginning to infuse a global perspective into the curriculum and classroom activities. Some 300 educators committed to such an approach gathered at the International Studies Schools Association conference. They shared ideas and resources for teaching children about other regions and countries, including their geography, history, politics, and culture.
ACCESSION #
16357048

 

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