History Day L.A.

Communication in History: The Key to Understanding



In light of the Covid-19 pandemic taking place across Los Angeles County and under the guidance from the Department of Public Health, in regards to bringing large groups of people together, the Los Angeles County Office of Education (LACOE) will be holding the 2021 History Day LA Contest as a virtual event. Please check back at this web page in September 2020 for more information.
Getting Started
Beyond the Project: How National History Day Transforms Your Curriculum and Student EngagementBeyond the Project: How National History Day Transforms Your Curriculum and Student Engagement
Sept. 23-24, 2020 This two-part webinar series with Whitney Olson, National History Day California Co-Coordinator provides new and experienced teachers the opportunity to learn more about how NHD supports literacy, inquiry, and civic engagement expectations of the CA HSS Framework. ...Read more
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
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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
Michelle Herczog, Ed.D.
Coordinator III, History-Social Science
Los Angeles County Office of Education