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History Day L.A.

Exploration, Encounter, Exchange in History!


March 12, 2016
Azusa Pacific University

History Day L.A. provides opportunities for students, grades 4-12, to create posters, exhibits, papers, web sites, performances, and documentary presentations on this year’s theme, Exploration, Encounter, Exchange in History! Participation improves academic achievement and develops important 21st century skills to prepare student for college, career, and civic life. Learn more by exploring this website today!

Getting Started for Students
What is History Day, you ask? Each year more than half a million students just like you participate across the nation. You choose a historical topic related to the annual theme, and then conduct primary and secondary research. ...Read more
Getting Started for Teachers
Want your students to love history? Then History Day L.A. is the program for you!...Read more
Getting Started for Judges
Your role as a judge is critical to the success of History Day L.A.! Obviously we cannot conduct a competition without judges. But we also know that having competent, caring judges is key to creating a fabulous experience for students, their teachers and families. ...Read more
History Day L.A. – Special Awards
Each year, organizations and individuals are invited to sponsor Special Awards for History Day L.A. Any student or student group may be eligible to receive a Special Award based on the criteria of the individual award. ...Read more
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See an album of photos from History Day L.A....Read more

Contact Us

James Keipp
History Day L.A. Coordinator
(323) 383-4989

Michelle Herczog, Ed.D.
Consultant III, History-Social Science
Los Angeles County Office of Education