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.)
 

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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Reptiles and Amphibians

The richest biodiversity of reptile and amphibian species (herpetofauna) in the United States is concentrated in the Southeast.

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Radio Broadcasting

Commercial radio broadcasting in Georgia began on March 15, 1922, when a hastily assembled transmission system began scheduled broadcasting under the call letters

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Swing Music: Overview

Georgia, though far from the jazz centers of New Orleans, Louisiana; Chicago, Illinois; and New York City, produced some of the most important swing musicians of the big band era.

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Pecans

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