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Social Studies In Action: A Teaching Practices Library, K-12

The Social Studies in Action teaching practices library, professional development guide, and companion Web site bring to life the National Council for the Social Studies standards. Blending content and methodology, the video library documents 24 teachers and their students in K-12 classrooms across the country actively exploring the social studies. Lively, provocative, and educationally sound, these lessons are designed to inspire thoughtful conversations and reflections on teaching practices in the social studies.

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Episode Description
Friday, Feb 22, 2013 - 1:00 AM    "Economic Dilemmas and Solutions" Steven Page is a 12th–grade economics teacher at Vivian Gaither Senior High School in Tampa, Florida. In this lesson, students review and interpret the government. D

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More Social Studies In Action: A Teaching Practices Library, K-12 on IDAHO (MT)
Friday, Feb 22, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Economic Dilemmas and Solutions" (IDAHO)

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 - 1:26 AM "Gender-Based Distinctions" (IDAHO)

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 - 1:53 AM "Individual In Society" (IDAHO)

Friday, Feb 22, 2013 - 2:19 AM "Groups, Projects, and Presentations" (IDAHO)

Friday, Mar 1, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Unity and Diversity" (IDAHO)

Friday, Mar 1, 2013 - 1:28 AM "Dealing with Controversial Issues" (IDAHO)

Friday, Mar 1, 2013 - 1:56 AM "Creating Effective Citizens" (IDAHO)

Friday, Mar 1, 2013 - 2:30 AM "Introduction to the Video Library" (IDAHO)

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