TITLE

Knowledge and the school geography curriculum: a rough guide for teachers

AUTHOR(S)
Morgan, John
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Teaching Geography;Oct2011, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p90
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author discusses the importance of knowledge in school geography. He mentions that the history of modern geography education is supported over the fact that geographical knowledge is important for social change. It mentions that teaching geography in schools are a complex mixture of curriculum, educational and social purposes. Schools geography are concerned to promote social cohesion, emotional well-being and are working to prepare young children for an uncertain economic future.
ACCESSION #
67337280

 

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