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Extremely well organized resource, stimulates the imagination, and students’ curiosity… a practical resource for directing teachers how to present various issues in the geography field. The vast majority of states have incorporated parts or all of the 18 geography standards into their state standards. Geography for Life has sold nearly 100,000 copies and textbooks have incorporated the standards into lesson plans and exercises. Excellent resource for home-schoolers. Originally $20.00 now $3.75 each. Paperback 7x10" 272 pages.
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Geography for Life: National Geography Standards  

The articles below relate to the implementation of Geography for Life appeared in the publication Ubique (a newsletter of the American Geographical Society).  You will need Acrobat Reader to access them.
• World Class Standards: Geography for the Schools of the United States by JAMES F. MARRAN, Geography Education Standards Project
     or see: http://www.ncge.org/files/documents/article1.pdf

• Geography for Life Vision and Implementation by SARAH W. BEDNARZ and ROBERT S. BEDNARZ, Texas A&M University
    or see:  http://www.ncge.org/files/documents/article2.pdf

• Geography for Life Progress in Context by ROGER M. DOWNS, Pennsylvania State University 
    or see: http://www.ncge.org/files/documents/article3.pdf

• Sizing Up The National Geography Standards A Teacher's Perspective by FRED WALK, Normal Community High School, Normal, Illinois
   or see: http://www.ncge.org/files/documents/article4.pdf

 Geography Teacher Training in Light of the National Geography Standards by DONALD ZEIGLER, Old Dominion University
   or see: http://www.ncge.org/files/documents/article5.pdf
 Linking the National and State Geography Standards by MARIANNE KENNEY, Colorado Department of Education
    or see: http://www.ncge.org/files/documents/article6.pdf

 The Course of Educational Reform: Politics as Usual by PETER REES, University of Delaware
    or see: http://www.ncge.org/files/documents/article7.pdf

 State Standards and the Faring of Geography by SARAH WITHAM BEDNARZ, Texas A&M University
    or see: http://www.ncge.org/files/documents/article8.pdf

 The National Geography Content Standards: Capitalizing on the Goodness of Fit by JOSEPH P. STOLTMAN, Western Michigan University 
    or see: http://www.ncge.org/files/documents/article9.pdf


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