Education News Archive - November 18, 2007
Getting Off the Back Burner: Impact of Testing Elementary Social Studies As Part of a State-Mandated Accountability Program
By Vogler, Kenneth E Lintner, Timothy; Lipscomb, George B; Knopf, Herman; Heafner, Tina L; Rock, Tracy C Abstract Social studies and social studies education is in the midst of what aptly can be described as a crisis of relevancy.
Word of the Day
- a meat pie that is usually eaten at Christmas in Quebec
The word 'tourtiere' comes from the French tourte, or passenger pigeon.