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Schlene, Vickie J. – Social Education, 1992
Presents citations in the ERIC database on testing and assessment in the social studies. Includes items concerning the nature of testing, tests as guides for curriculum, the impact of testing, and the validity of performance grades. Suggests works on context effect, history instruction, and what students need to know. (DK)
Descriptors: Context Effect, Curriculum Development, Educational Testing, Elementary Secondary Education
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Schlene, Vickie J. – Social Education, 1992
Provides a partial listing of documents from the ERIC database dealing with energy. Includes information on natural resources, curriculum planning, and energy development. Suggests available educational materials including curriculum plans from Oregon, Maine, and federal agencies. (DK)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Curriculum Enrichment, Elementary Secondary Education, Energy
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Seiter, David M. – Social Education, 1988
Surveys ERIC/ChESS resources on both the influence of television on children and methods for using television effectively in the classroom. Titles of documents include "Getting Through: The Use of Media in the Classroom"; "Censorship, the Classroom, and the Electronic Environment"; and "Inside Television. Instructor's…
Descriptors: Audiovisual Instruction, Classroom Techniques, Educational Technology, Elementary Secondary Education
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Cogan, John; And Others – Social Education, 1988
This special section of "Social Education" deals with citizenship education and the role of the social studies in preparing citizens for the 21st century. Articles include Canadian viewpoints, ERIC documents pertaining to citizenship education, student journal writing, technology and the social studies, and a list of new social studies…
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Citizenship Responsibility, Educational Resources, Elementary Secondary Education
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Schlene, Vickie J. – Social Education, 1991
Presents a sampling of items from the ERIC database on the interactions between Japan and the United States. Includes items on diplomatic and intercultural relations, historical trends, technology, and business competition. Offers information on using the database and obtaining materials. (DK)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Foreign Policy, Intercultural Communication, International Communication
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Schlene, Vickie J. – Social Education, 1991
Presents summaries of 12 documents from the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) system that address genocide and its place in history. Includes documents that stress teaching from a human rights perspective and incorporate critical thinking. Explains access to the documents. (NL)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Anti Semitism, Civil Liberties, Genocide
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Schlene, Vickie J. – Social Education, 1990
Reviews 10 resources on First Amendment issues and related social studies topics available from the Educational Resource Information Center (ERIC). Presents information pertinent both to the classroom teacher and to school administrators concerned about First Amendment issues. Gives annotated bibliographical information. (CH)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Constitutional Law, Court Litigation, Elementary Secondary Education
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Seiter, David M. – Social Education, 1989
Lists and describes some resources on teaching world history that are available from the Educational Resource Information Center (ERIC). Articles cover periodization, humanistic approaches, hierarchical organization of knowledge, skills in world history, teaching about Japan to students in Texas, Oklahoma, and Louisiana, global history, and a…
Descriptors: Educational Resources, Foreign Countries, Humanistic Education, Instructional Materials
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Seiter, David M. – Social Education, 1989
Describes instructional resources that are available through the Educational Resource Information Center (ERIC) system for teaching effective citizen participation. Materials highlight decision making, reflective thinking and civic responsibility. Includes two curriculum guides and a simulation for citizenship decision making. (SLM)
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Citizenship Education, Citizenship Responsibility, Civics
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Seiter, David M. – Social Education, 1987
Lists current documents relating to social studies teacher certification and standards available from ERIC and CIJE. Includes a description of teacher certification standards in New York, California, and Georgia, as well as an overview of all 50 states. (DH)
Descriptors: Higher Education, Social Studies, State Standards, Teacher Certification
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Seiter, David M. – Social Education, 1988
Presents an annotated bibliography of materials pertaining to social studies in the middle school. Teacher resources, classroom applications, and curriculum guides are listed along with ordering information. (GEA)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Curriculum Guides, Junior High Schools, Middle Schools
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Parisi, Lynn, Ed. – Social Education, 1986
Provides a detailed description of nine ERIC resources designed to aid instruction about China. Included are teaching units, collections of activities, and teacher background material developed between 1981 and 1984 for use in elementary and secondary school settings. (JDH)
Descriptors: Chinese Culture, Elementary Secondary Education, Geography Instruction, History Instruction
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Schlene, Vickie J. – Social Education, 1990
Provides an annotated bibliography from the U.S. Department of Education's Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) that highlights current trends in social studies curriculum development. Computer use in education and science and technology are curricular trends emphasized along with reports from the Bradley Commission on History in…
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Curriculum Development, Educational Objectives, Educational Philosophy
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Schlene, Vickie J. – Social Education, 1991
This ERIC Clearinghouse on Social Studies/Social Science Education column is an annotated bibliography of 10 documents, available through the ERIC system, that deal with the Caribbean. Focuses on social science research done on parts of the Caribbean, the region's economic development, history instruction (Virgin Islands), and analysis of…
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Area Studies, Demography, Economic Development