Teaching American History

The guest talked about teaching American history in schools, including recent studies by the National Assessment Governing Board, the meaning of… read more

The guest talked about teaching American history in schools, including recent studies by the National Assessment Governing Board, the meaning of ‘basic level of understanding history,’ and proposals for helping students achieve at a higher level. He will be testifying before a Senate subcommittee on provisions of the American History Achievement Act (S. 860) and the results of the National Assessment of Educational Progress in U.S. history and civics.

Video clips were shown of interviews with teachers. He also responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail. close

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Teaching American History

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Program ID:
187380-5
Category:
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Format:
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jun 30, 2005 | 9:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Jun 30, 2005 | 9:35am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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