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
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
October 5, 2016 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
PBL 2.0  Project Based Learning for 21st Century SuccessPBL 2.0 Project Based Learning for 21st Century Success
October 20, 2016 The Los Angeles County Office of Education presents a one-day follow-up training and networking opportunity for schools engaged in project-based learning throughout Los Angeles County....Read more
Los Angeles County Office of Education Online Leadership Meeting! Los Angeles County Office of Education Online Leadership Meeting!
October 27, 2016 History-Social Studies leaders from throughout the state and nation will share information and important updates regarding history-social studies education in California. The meeting will be conducted online using Adobe Connect. There is no cost to participate!...Read more
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
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