Thursday, May 04, 2006

[TIPS] - Young Americans Geographically Illiterate?

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2006/05/0502_060502_geography.html?source=rss

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2006/05/0502_060502_geography.html

Thanks to Jeff G for sharing this one. The article talks about how
poorly our students fair on a Geography test. The link to the test is in
the article. The average score is 54%. Take it for yourself.
Interesting.

I wonder if using Google Earth for teaching geography would make any
difference?

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