Course Goal

The goal of "World Geography Connects: 1500 AD to the Present" is to support the Virginia Standards of Learning for World History and Geography by:

  • connecting the pageant of world history to its geographical foundations;
  • connecting the pageant of world history to the contemporary world in which we live;
  • connecting the pageant of world history to events in Virginia and the United States; and
  • connecting teachers to sources of lesson plans, resources, and Internet links.