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

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

 

From Our Home Page
Chattooga River

The Chattooga River descends rapidly from the Blue Ridge geologic province and forms the majority of Georgia's northeast bound

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Louise Suggs (b. 1923)

Louise Suggs was one of the charter members of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA), and her competitiveness, accuracy,

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Howard Finster (ca. 1915-2001)

The Reverend Howard Finster emerged from the rural Appalachian culture of northeast Alabama and northwest Georgia to become one of America's most important creative personalities in the last quart

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Dairy Industry

The first dairy cows arrived in Georgia with James Edward Oglethorpe, the founder of the colony, in the early 1700s.

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