Geographic Illiteracy

The Senate subcommittee of the Labor and Human Resources on Education, Arts and Humanities held a hearing to discuss geography education in… read more

The Senate subcommittee of the Labor and Human Resources on Education, Arts and Humanities held a hearing to discuss geography education in the U.S. The committee acknowledged that students in the U.S. ranked poorly among the students of the world in geography and looked for solutions from the witnesses.  close

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  • Abler, Ronald Director National Science Foundation->Geography
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Geographic Illiteracy

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Program ID:
1026-1
Category:
Senate Committee
Format:
Senate Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 27, 1987
Last Aired:
Nov 30, 1987

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  • Nov 27, 1987 | 2:56pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 30, 1987 | 2:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
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