“Teaching a child to read a map, like teaching…

“Teaching a child to read a map, like teaching a child to read a book, should be one of the principal goals of every geography teacher.”

Becoming
French: Mapping the Geographies of French Identity, 1871-1914
– Photo: 1919,
American treacher working with the American
Committee for Devastated France
showing French schoolgirls how to read the French map – Ministère de la
culture, France