For Educators

NGE Correlations to the Georgia Performance Standards (GPS):

Enter a specific GPS identifier (e.g., SS8H1) to find NGE content related to that standard.

*Currently available only for eighth-grade Georgia Studies.

NGE Correlations to the Georgia Performance Standards (GPS)

Georgia Studies: Economic Understandings

Georgia Studies: Geographic Understandings

Georgia Studies: Government/Civic Understandings

 
(Complete list of Grade Eight: Georgia Studies Performance Standards is available from the Georgia Department of Education.)
 

Additional Resources for Georgia Studies

Primary Documents

Civil Rights Digital Library

 

Vanishing Georgia

Virtual Vault

Supplementary Materials

Georgia Info

Georgia Stories

Today in Georgia History


Teaching Aids and Lesson Plans

History Matters: The U.S. Survey Course on the Web (American Social History Project)

Social Studies Frameworks (Georgia Department of Education)

Teacher Notes (Georgia Department of Education)

Teaching with Historic Places: Savannah: The Lasting Legacy of Colonial City Planning

Teaching with Historic Places: Fort Frederica: An 18th-Century Planned Community

 

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Georgia State Parks

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Blueberries and Strawberries

The Georgia blueberry and strawberry industries are dynamic enterprises of relatively recent development.

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Americus Movement

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Xeriscape Gardening

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