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., Coordinator III,
at (562) 922-6908 or at Herczog_Michelle@lacoe.edu
Upcoming Events
Inquiry-Driven Instruction for History-Social ScienceInquiry-Driven Instruction for History-Social Science
January 16, 2019 Learn how the C3 Framework can be a valuable resource to reinvigorate the social studies classroom to promote inquiry driven instruction, improve literacy, build content knowledge, and prepare students to be engaged, responsible citizens in the 21st century. ...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
Supporting English Learners in the HSS Classroom!Supporting English Learners in the HSS Classroom!
February 25, 2019 This one-day workshop will provide strategies and tools to help English Learners of various proficiency levels meet the goals of the History-Social Science Framework as they develop English Language proficiency in the social studies classroom. ...Read more
California Democracy School Spring Institute!California Democracy School Spring Institute!
March 25-27, 2019 This three-day professional development will equip K-12 educators with tools and strategies to build civic knowledge, skills, and dispositions for all students to become informed, engaged citizens....Read more
DBQ for Elementary Schools!DBQ for Elementary Schools!
May 22-23, 2019 This two-day training will provide teachers, grades 3-5 with instructional strategies, sample lessons, and practices to utilize the document based question approach to inspire great teaching and learning while meeting the goals of the new Framework.  ...Read more
DBQ for Secondary Schools!DBQ for Secondary Schools!
May 22-23, 2019 This two-day training will provide teachers, grades 6-12 with instructional strategies, sample lessons, and practices to utilize the document based question approach to inspire great teaching and learning while meeting the goals of the new HSS Framework.  ...Read more
Beyond the Rollout! Implementing California's History-Social Science FrameworkBeyond the Rollout! Implementing California's History-Social Science Framework
December 4-5, 2018 High quality professional learning, resources, and targeted support AT NO COST, for K-12 history-social science teachers, administrators, and para-professionals to go beyond the overview phase and move toward full implementation of the new HSS Framework. ...Read more
Beyond the Rollout! Implementing California's History-Social Science FrameworkBeyond the Rollout! Implementing California's History-Social Science Framework
November 28-29, 2018 High quality professional learning, resources, and targeted support AT NO COST, for K-12 history-social science teachers, administrators, and para-professionals to go beyond the overview phase and move toward full implementation of the new HSS Framework. ...Read more