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Advocates press for focus on geography in schools
6/25/2020

Geography in many states has been slowly diminished from school curricula, with just 20 states requiring geography to graduate from high school, according to the Education Commission of the States. At issue may be a misunderstanding of what geography is, educators say, with National Geographic noting that geography "seeks to understand where things are found, why they are there and how they develop and change over time."

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