Social Education May/June 2003
Iraq:Answering Student Questions
An Information Section Prepared by the Staff of Social Education
Social studies teachers across the country share their approaches to addressing the Iraq War.
Teaching with DocumentsLetter from President Lyndon B. Johnson to John Steinbeck
Lee Ann Potter
The letter featured in this article offers insight into the mutual respect shared between author John Steinbeck and former U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson. Although Steinbecks opinion on the Vietnam War varied, he was a strong supporter of Johnsons position on the war at the time the letter was written.
Writing Women into the Curriculum
Paula Sincero and Christine Woyshner
The authors offer an innovative blueprint for integrating womens history into elementary and middle level curricula.