Center for History-Social Studies Education

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Students need to have access to high-quality education in all subject areas if they are to be well-rounded, productive citizens in a global society. If you're interested in creating an educated, responsible citizenry, this website offers a variety of professional development opportunities, information and resources to support the goals of our California History-Social Science Framework.

Learn about History Day L.A., the College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework for Social Studies State Standards, the Campaign for the Civic Mission of Schools and much, much more.

For more information, please contact Michelle M. Herczog, Ed.D., Consultant III,
at (562) 922-6908 or at Herczog_Michelle@lacoe.edu
Upcoming Events
PBL 101: An Introduction to Project Based Learning for the 21st CenturyPBL 101: An Introduction to Project Based Learning for the 21st Century
January 17-18, & 20, 2017 This three-day institute will provide K-12 educators with the training and tools to utilize Project Based Learning as an instructional approach to implement the Common Core State ...Read more
Integrating Writing, Listening and Speaking in the Social Studies Classroom Grades 6 - 12Integrating Writing, Listening and Speaking in the Social Studies Classroom Grades 6 - 12
January 23, 2017 The California Common Core State Standards call for teachers to utilize academic language to emphasize the use of listening and speaking skills and argumentative, informative writing across all content areas....Read more
Inquiry-Driven Instruction for History-Social Science: Preparation for College, Career & Civic LifeInquiry-Driven Instruction for History-Social Science: Preparation for College, Career & Civic Life
January 27, 2017 The newly adopted CA History-Social Science Framework highlights content, inquiry, literacy, and citizenship. Learn how the C3 Framework promotes inquiry driven instruction, improves literacy, builds content knowledge, & prepares students to be responsible citizens....Read more
Strengthening Interdisciplinary Learning: Close Reading, Speaking, ListeningStrengthening Interdisciplinary Learning: Close Reading, Speaking, Listening
January 31, 2017 Day One focuses on integrating the California Common Core State Standards for Reading, Speaking, and Listening into the curriculum in meaningful ways....Read more
The DBQ Project: Content, Inquiry, Literacy, and Citizenship The DBQ Project: Content, Inquiry, Literacy, and Citizenship
February 17 and May 8, 2017 The newly adopted California History-Social Science Framework calls attention to the importance of developing content knowledge, inquiry-driven approaches to learning, ...Read more
Strengthening Interdisciplinary Literacy Skills through Writing StrategiesStrengthening Interdisciplinary Literacy Skills through Writing Strategies
March 14, 2017 Day Two will focus on building informative, explanatory, and argumentative writing skills needed to address compelling issues in today's world....Read more
History Day L.A. 2017History Day L.A. 2017
March 25, 2017 Taking a Stand in History ...Read more
California Civic Learning Student ShowcaseCalifornia Civic Learning Student Showcase
May 13, 2017 There has never been a better – or a more crucial time - to revitalize civic learning in California. The health and future ...Read more
PBL 101: An Introduction to Project Based Learning for the 21st Century PBL 101: An Introduction to Project Based Learning for the 21st Century
May 22-24, 2017 This three-day institute will provide K-12 educators with the training and tools to utilize Project Based Learning as an instructional approach to implement the Common Core State ...Read more