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
Upcoming Events
California Civic Learning Summer Institute!California Civic Learning Summer Institute!
August 6-9, 2018 This four-day Institute will equip K-12 educators with the ability to incorporate high quality civic learning across the curriculum. ...Read more
14th Annual Constitution Day Conference14th Annual Constitution Day Conference
September 15, 2018 This annual event at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library offers workshops, resources, and materials to commemorate Constitution Day at YOUR school!...Read more
Inquiry-Driven Instruction for History-Social ScienceInquiry-Driven Instruction for History-Social Science
October 19, 2018 This one-day training will provide social studies teachers, grades K-12 and literacy coaches with an in-depth examination of the College, Career, and Civic life (C3) Framework for Social Studies State Standards. ...Read more
Integrating Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening in the Social Studies ClassroomIntegrating Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening in the Social Studies Classroom
November 6 and 13, 2018 Acquire hands-on, classroom proven techniques and tools to increase the use of writing, speaking and listening to strengthen social studies instruction for all students with social studies teacher extraordinaire, Scott Petri....Read more
Introduction to Project Based Learning for the 21st CenturyIntroduction to Project Based Learning for the 21st Century
January 22-24, 2019 Learn how to utilize Project Based Learning as an instructional approach to implement Common Core State Standards and prepare students for college, career and citizenship in the 21st century. ...Read more