Corpus ID: 140810163

Where Did Social Studies Go Wrong

  title={Where Did Social Studies Go Wrong},
  author={J. Leming and L. Ellington and K. Porter},
  • J. Leming, L. Ellington, K. Porter
  • Published 2003
  • Political Science
  • by James Leming, Lucien Ellington, Kathleen Porter-Magee 08/01/2003 This new report from the Thomas B. Fordham Foundation consists of penetrating critiques by renegade social studies educators who fault the regnant teaching methods and curricular ideas of their field and suggest how it can be reformed. While nearly everyone recognizes that American students don't know much about history and civics, these analysts probe the causes of this ignorance-and lay primary responsibility at the feet of… CONTINUE READING
    94 Citations