Social Education September 2007
in Textbooks and Supplemental Curricula
Diana Hess, Jeremy Stoddard
A survey of curricular materials developed to address 9/11, reveals there is great discrepancy on how the topic should be covered and what students should be learning.
An Idea Called America
Michael Hartoonian, Richard Van Scotter, William E. White
A featured lesson plan invites students to consider the tension between private wealth and common wealth through a debate on healthcare.
Surfing the Net
What I Learned at the NCSS Annual Meeting
C. Frederick Risinger
With nearly four decades of NCSS conferences under his belt, the author reflects on the valuable networking and stimulating sessions, and highlights key educational websites from the increasingly technologically-adept exhibits.