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Sack, Dorothy; Petersen, James F. – Journal of Geography, 1998
Reviews surveys concerning the attitudes of San Marcos (Texas) school children toward geography in 1983 and 1993. Shows that they generally ranked geography low on their list of favorite subjects; however, discerns statistically significant improvement in the popularity of geography over the decade, tentatively associated with more active learning…
Descriptors: Active Learning, Elementary Secondary Education, Geography, Geography Instruction