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Tot Sociology Or What Happened to History in the Grade Schools

  title={Tot Sociology Or What Happened to History in the Grade Schools},
  author={Diane Ravitch},
three years ago, I began to research the condition of About history instruction in the public schools. Initially, I wrongly assumed that each state devised its own sequence of courses. As I examined the curriculum in different states, I came to realize that, with limited variations, there exists a national curriculum in the social studies. Regardless of the state or the school district, children in kindergarten and the first three grades study home, family, neighbors, and the local community… 
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