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.

Browse 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.)
 

Browse NGE Correlations to the Georgia Standards of Excellence (GSE)

*Implementation begins 2017-2018
 
Georgia Studies: Economic Understandings
 
Georgia Studies: Geographic Understandings
 
Georgia Studies: Government/Civic Understandings
 
Georgia Studies: Historical Understandings
 

Additional Resources for Georgia Studies

Primary Documents

Civil Rights Digital Library

 
 

Vanishing Georgia

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)

National Park Service: Teaching with Historic Places

Social Studies Frameworks (Georgia Department of Education)

Teacher Notes (Georgia Department of Education)

 

 

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