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Bringing about change in social studies education

Alice Jwaideh

Bringing about change in social studies education

by Alice Jwaideh

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Published by Social Science Education Consortium in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social sciences -- Study and teaching.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Alice Jwaideh and Gerald W. Marker.
    SeriesSSEC publication no. 160. ERIC/ChESS review series no. 8
    ContributionsMarker, Gerald W., joint author.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination204 p.
    Number of Pages204
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16208185M

    Education and Social Change: Education ranges from basics such as literacy to more advanced topics including mathematics. Any of these can influence society, leading to social changes. Social change - Social change - Conclusion: The causes of social change are diverse, and the processes of change can be identified as either short-term trends or long-term developments. Change can be either cyclic or one-directional. The mechanisms of social change can be varied and interconnected. Several mechanisms may be combined in one explanatory model of social change.

    To kindle my students' interest in social studies, I launch each unit by reading a picture book that introduces skills, concepts, and historical eras. The following books are a selection of titles for students in grades K 3, taken from a list of books evaluated and selected by the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) and the Children. Social changes take place as a result of multiple changes that take place in the social and non-social environment and education can bring social changes in the outlook and attitude of the people.

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