Recent Examples of social studies from the Web
Joe Thomas, president of the Arizona Education Association and a social studies teacher, recently talked tactics with Dale Lee, his successful West Virginia counterpart.
At a Georgia high school this month, social studies teacher Randal Davidson locked himself in a classroom and fired his handgun through a window when authorities tried to open the door.
Elisabetta Daneu, a Medford High social studies teacher, doesn’t allow phones in her classroom.
Dayanna Volitich, the social studies teacher/podcaster who has shared the belief that science says that white people are superior, has been removed from her classroom and is now under investigation.
Brown, listed as a social studies teacher, has taught for the Orange school district since 2010.
Volitich taught social studies at Crystal River Middle School.
In a statement to WFLA, Volitich denied being a white supremacist and pushing her views onto her social studies students.
Dayanna Voltich, 25, teaches at social studies at Citrus County School District’s Crystal River Middle School.
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First Known Use of social studies
SOCIAL STUDIES Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of social studies for English Language Learners
: a course of study that deals with human relationships and the way society works
SOCIAL STUDIES Defined for Kids
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