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Changing the Teaching of History, One Byte at a Time

Changing the Teaching of History, One Byte at a Time | We Teach Social Studies | Scoop.it
In October 2010, a fourth grader returned from school and set her history book on the table. Flipping through Our Virginia: Past and Present, a book approved by Virginia's State Department of Educati
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The Importance of Why

The Importance of Why | We Teach Social Studies | Scoop.it
Now that the Common Core State Standards require students to make claims and support them with evidence, my students have to learn how to ask and answer more complex questions. This is challenging for both students and teachers.
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