TITLE

GEOGRAPHY IN THE K-12 CURRICULUM: WHERE TO LOCATE IT AND HOW TO GET IT THERE

AUTHOR(S)
Salter, Christopher L.
PUB. DATE
January 1976
SOURCE
California Geographer;1976, Vol. 16, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the initiative of the California Council for Geographic Education (CCGE) to foster and promote geographic education and to increase the effectiveness of geography teaching. The CCGE attempts to insert whole courses in geography in the curricula. The State Framework goals which are generalized objectives that must be met in the design of curriculum at all levels of precollegiate education are discussed.
ACCESSION #
23004726

 

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