Teaching The Attacks of Sept. 11 To Students Who Didn’t Live Through Them : NPR Ed | Eric Westervelt – NPR

Fifteen years after Sept. 11, some schools are grappling with how to teach the terrorist attacks and their aftermath to a new generation of students.

Duckworth, a professor of conflict resolution at Florida’s Nova Southeastern University, found that only about 20 states include content about Sept. 11 in their high school social studies curriculum. And in about half of those states, she says, the topic is covered in a mostly cursory way.

Source: Teaching The Attacks of Sept. 11 To Students Who Didn’t Live Through Them : NPR Ed : NPR

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