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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.

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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

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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Black Leaders of the Civil Rights Movement
Georgia has been home to a number of major figures who participated throughout the twentieth century in the struggle for civil rights. ...

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Hale Woodruff (1900-1980)

Hale Woodruff, a nationally known printmaker, draftsman, and painter, was a member of the Atlanta University faculty for fifteen years.

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Mattiwilda Dobbs (b. 1925)

Mattiwilda Dobbs's exceptional vocal gifts and musical skill enabled her to cross color barriers to become an internationally know

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Charlayne Hunter-Gault (b. 1942)

Charlayne Hunter-Gault holds a place in Georgia civil rights history as one of the first two African American students admitted to

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Courtesy of Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries