Center for History-Social Studies Education

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The newly adopted California History-Social Science Framework provides instructional guidelines focused on content, literacy, inquiry, and citizenship. This website provides a number of professional development opportunities and resources to assist K-12 teachers with implementing the Framework in preparing all students to be informed, responsible, and engaged citizens in our democratic society.

For more information, please contact Michelle M. Herczog, Ed.D., Coordinator III,
at (562) 922-6908 or at Herczog_Michelle@lacoe.edu
Upcoming Events
15th Annual Constitution Day Conference15th Annual Constitution Day Conference
September 14, 2019 Acquire strategies, tools, and resources to commemorate the signing of the U.S. Constitution. Tour the Reagan Library and the new Titanic exhibit! ...Read more
California Democracy School Fall Institute!California Democracy School Fall Institute!
October 15-17, 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. Prepare YOUR school to become a California Democracy School!...Read more
Social Emotional Learning and Social Studies: A Perfect FitSocial Emotional Learning and Social Studies: A Perfect Fit
October 23, 2019 This interactive workshop will help teachers embed Social Emotional Learning strategies into their content instruction. Practice adapting SEL constructs such as self-management, social awareness, growth mindset, and self-efficacy into formative assessments. ...Read more
The CLIC Project: Implementing California's History-Social Science FrameworkThe CLIC Project: Implementing California's History-Social Science Framework
October 29-30, 2019 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
Introduction to Project Based Learning for the 21st CenturyIntroduction to Project Based Learning for the 21st Century
January 22-23, 2020 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
DBQ for Elementary Schools!DBQ for Elementary Schools!
May 20-21, 2020 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 20-21, 2020 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
CLIC Specialized Topic TrainingsCLIC Specialized Topic Trainings
Professional Development and Resources You Can Use to Meet NEW Legislative Mandates at NO COST for Regions 8 - 11. Learn more in the attached flyer. ...Read more