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Social Studies Education K-12: Home

Welcome to the K-12 SOCIAL STUDIES EDUCATION Research Guide!


This is your guide to social studies resources for teaching and learning at TCNJ Library.

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TCNJ Courses

SOM 203/Methods of Teaching Social Studies from a Multicultural Perspective
Examines the purposes, scope, sequences, materials, and methodology of teaching social studies in the early childhood, elementary and middle school classroom. Using knowledge and data-gathering processes from history and the social sciences, appropriate and meaningful social studies experiences will be created for teacher candidates. Course content includes anthropology, economics, geography, political science, history, sociology, anti-harassment, human rights, multicultural education, international and global education. Instruction in the college classroom, observation of an experienced teacher, and teaching in an early childhood or elementary classroom are provided.