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
California Democracy School Award ProgramCalifornia Democracy School Award Program
Applications are now available for California schools, grades K-12, to be recognized as a California Democracy Schools! Learn more in the application packet....Read more
Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute
Grade 5 public school teachers in Los Angeles County are invited to apply for the 2017 Colonial Williamsburg Teacher Institute in Williamsburg, Virginia. Learn more in the application packet....Read more
History-Social Science Convocation!History-Social Science Convocation!
March 18, 2017 - 14th Annual History-Social Science Convocation at CSUDH! Lesson plans, projects and strategies for implementing the CA History-Social Science Framework as well as utilizing artifacts, primary sources, narrative and informational text. Register Today!...Read more
California History-Social Science Framework RolloutCalifornia History-Social Science Framework Rollout
November 1, 2017 Join local teachers, administrators, and teacher educators to learn about the newly adopted CA History-Social Science Framework....Read more
California History-Social Science Framework RolloutCalifornia History-Social Science Framework Rollout
May 2, 2017 Join local teachers, administrators, and teacher educators to learn about the newly adopted CA History-Social Science Framework....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