Georgia Studies (GPS)

Browse NGE Correlations to the Georgia Performance Standards

The Georgia Performance Standards for eighth grade Georgia Studies were adopted in 2007 and phased out in 2017. They were replaced by the Georgia Standards of Excellence. You can still browse NGE correlations to the Georgia Performance Standards below.

Eighth Grade

Georgia Studies: Historical Understandings (GPS)

Georgia Studies: Geographic Understandings (GPS)

Georgia Studies: Government/Civic Understandings (GPS)

Georgia Studies: Economic Understandings (GPS)

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Philip Trammell Shutze (1890-1982)

Philip Trammell Shutze's career as a designer emerged directly from the Atlanta architectural firm of Hentz, Reid, and Adler in Italia

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Lillian Smith (1897-1966)

Lillian Smith was one of the first prominent white southerners to denounce racial segregation openly and to work actively against the entren

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David Bushnell (1740-1826)

David Bushnell is credited as the inventor of the submarine, which was first used to launch explosives against British ships during the

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Raymond Andrews (1934-1991)

Raymond 

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