Academic Standard: Grade Level or Course

Contemporary Issues
Initiative: 
Tennessee State Standards
Set: 
Social Studies (2014-2019)
Type: 
Grade Level or Course — Course
Code: 
CI
Grade range: 
No grade range
Groupings:
Educational Division = Secondary Education

<p><strong>Content Strands:</strong> Many academic standards for social studies courses are categorized into <em>content strands</em> as indicated by letter codes. (C=Culture, E=Economics, G=Geography, H=History, P=Politics/Government, TN=Tennessee)</p>

Students will use inquiry skills to examine the issues that impact the contemporary world. Included in the course will be analysis of the historical, cultural, economic, and geographic factors that have raised certain issues to levels of concern in our nation and around the globe. Students will engage in research and problem solving in order to better understand and assess significant current issues.
 
Elements within this Grade Level or Course
 
Subject
 
Inquiry Skills
 
Impact of Individuals, Groups, and Organizations
 
Impact of History, Geography, Economics, and Politics
 
Understanding and Solving Issues