British historians demand curricular reforms

A government-funded report by the British Historical Association is calling for an overhaul of the secondary school history curriculum to prevent hundreds of thousands of 14-year-olds from dropping the subject. The study recommends making the study of history mandatory up to age 16, eliminating exam questions that encourage and reward speculation and rebalancing the curriculum to reduce an overemphasis on Hitler.

View Full Article in:

Independent (London) (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified school District
San Frnacisco, CA
San Francisco Unified is Accepting Applications for 2015-16!
San Francisco Unified School District
San Francisco, CA
Director of Professional Services
Engaging Schools, Inc.
Cambridge, MA
Principal at Emerson Academy of Dayton
National Heritage Academies
Dayton, OH
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ