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What Ohio Says About Teaching 9/11 in Schools

Ohio is one of about two dozen states that call for some students to know something about 9/11. But unlike places closer to the attacks, like New York City and New Jersey, Ohio doesn’t expect students to learn about the 2001 attacks before high school. The standards defining what Ohio high schoolers should know about American history mention [...]

Ohio Guidelines for Teaching About the 9/11 Attacks

As the tenth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks approaches, Education Week reports that fewer than half of U.S. states “explicitly identify the 9/11 attacks in their high school standards for social studies.” But here in Ohio, the state’s new model social studies curriculum includes these guidelines about what to teach high school students about 9/11:

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