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The children of the poor (The Social history of poverty: The Children's Studies 

The children of the poor (The Social history of poverty: The

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Once students are able to recognize the limitations of colonialist assumptions in a post-colonial world, they can begin to see the world from other perspectives and learn from people whose voices they may never have had the opportunity to hear. Because of protective employment laws, child laborers could no longer be employed D. Haney, Walter, and George Madaus. "Searching for Alternatives to Standardized Tests: Whys, Whats, and Whithers." S. state laws aimed at reducing bullying vary widely, often because their definitions of such behavior differ.
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Outcasts United: An American Town, a Refugee Team, and One Children's Studies 

Outcasts United: An American Town, a Refugee Team, and One

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Social studies educators’ shared curricular interests should be in promoting a democratic curriculum that attempts to find alternatives to how we can best teach and learn. One issue involves understanding the influence of institutions on one’s life, while the understanding of the nature of institutions and institutional change are addressed. Evaluation: Compilation of a list of three similarities and differences to the religion they established in relation to the religion of Islam. The research is particularly aimed at informing social policy so that national and local government can formulate evidence-based policy.
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From a Growing Community, Iowa's Homeless Youth Children's Studies 

From a Growing Community, Iowa's Homeless Youth

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Social work is also considered as a branch of social sciences. For example, one student noted, “I didn’t realize we could have as much influence as we did. To suggest, as Evans’ argument does, that ineffective teachers will somehow become more effective if they simply teach something other than history greatly over-simplifies the complexities involved in organizing classroom instruction. The teaching of physics and astronomy is also necessary at this stage.
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Children and Youth in a New Nation (Children and Youth in Children's Studies 

Children and Youth in a New Nation (Children and Youth in

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They seek to expand the spheres of engagement, and to decenter the geographies of economics, power, identity, culture, and behavior such that no group is inherently or contextually dominant and able to use its status to manipulate others for its own benefits. Her younger sister, an Elder-in-Training, who is also in the class stated loudly and with some intensity: “Things HAVE GOT TO CHANGE!!!” She continued more quietly, The curriculum has to get more accurate about our history.
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Ageing, Narrative and Identity: New Qualitative Social Children's Studies 

Ageing, Narrative and Identity: New Qualitative Social

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This is what obligation to the needs of strangers can feel like and look like. MacDonald tested 233 children with autism, 14 to 49 months old. Shaver (Ed.), Handbook of research on social studies teaching and learning (pp. 237–248). The pursuit of the public good by enhancing civil society and social justice is the ultimate goal of the field. Schooling for citizenship in a global age: An exploration of the meaning and significance of global education.
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Fieldwork with Children Children's Studies 

Fieldwork with Children

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In other words, we must also go beyond arguing for a simple redistribution of wealth and the freeing of work from the constraints of capital, and instead work against the commodification of human labor-power. The child can even write a play based on a historical event. This recent scholarship continues to advance the power the individual source holds to learning rather than engaging in questioning the educational benefits such sources would provide.
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Urban Girls: Empowerment in Especially Difficult Children's Studies 

Urban Girls: Empowerment in Especially Difficult

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Social study is the combined studies of social science and humanities. The Arizona Foundation for Legal Services & Education maintains a free lending library of over 2,500 law-related and civic education materials, including videos, software, computer games, books, curricula, and lesson plans. The development of large-scale standardized testing programs has been a technological response to the ever-increasing numbers of people taking tests and the increased emphasis on using test scores as policy instruments (Madaus, 1993).
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Child Rights & Remedies: How the U.S. Legal System Affects Children's Studies 

Child Rights & Remedies: How the U.S. Legal System Affects

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In the following dialogue, an eight-year-old girl expresses her views about whether the porcupine should be able stay and under what conditions: So, they ask him to get out and then they say, “Why don’t you. .. why won’t you go away? Only twenty-eight states demand completion of a course in World History (not necessarily the same as global studies). The study results also suggest that some fungicides, which have led to the mortality of honey bee larvae in lab studies, could have toxic effects on colony survival in the field.
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Growing up with risk Children's Studies 

Growing up with risk

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Survey researchers collect and analyze social science data. At the opposite end, a score of 1 indicates a student is at risk and will need extra support to meet the standards. I do hope, however, that by considering the Native examples of lived experience and voices, a small window on the post–social studies realities might offer a fresh approach to thinking about race and the social studies curriculum.
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Draft Sentencing Guideline: Overarching Principles, Children's Studies 

Draft Sentencing Guideline: Overarching Principles,

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Social studies toys and puzzles also help children become familiar with the concepts of mapping and community. See pages 7–10 for a detailed discussion and the implications of this concept for curriculum. One strategy used by the exemplary global educators we have worked with is contrapuntal or opposing histories and literature. In contrast to the ubiquitous school programs that hold up Martin Luther King Jr. as a hero to be respected (but not necessarily emulated), these programs offered role models appeared to be ordinary people—not unlike the students.
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