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|TN||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Integrating GIS into Career-Technical and Adult Curriculum|
Requires the State Board of Education to study the integration of geographic information technology into career and technical education curr...
|ND||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Geography, Government Education|
Amends several pieces of required instruction; changes from United States history, geography, and government to 1) geography; 2) government;...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Geography Education|
Establishes in law a program to promote the value and importance of geography in schools through a committed and cooperative effort among ag...
|GA||Adopted 04/2006||P-12||Teacher Preparation Programs|
GAC 505-3-.40 thru .43
Establishes rules regarding educator preparation programs for grades 6-12 geography, history, economics, and political science to replace ex...
|NC||Signed into law 08/2001||P-12||State History and Geography|
Session Law Number 363., Requires the public schools to provide courses of instruction on North Carolina history and geography to students i...
|KY||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12|
Relates to geography education; establishes the Kentucky Geographic Education Board and the Kentucky Geography Education Trust Fund; permits...