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Is Voting a Civil Rights Issue?

created May 24, 2017 02:51 PM
This teaching blog post is meant to accompany the recent Current Context issue on the Supreme Court's ruling Cooper v. Harris, regarding racial gerrymandering. Reading Supreme Court decisions ...

Repeat after us, say no to the mission project.

created May 23, 2017 10:40 AM
by Tuyen Tran, CHSSP Assistant Director   Source: The Mission San Diego, Southern California USA, c1915.  Photograph courtesy of the Library of Congress, Photographs and Prints Division.  ...

The Nature of the Past

created May 09, 2017 02:06 PM
by Shelley Brooks Recently, a group of social scientists released their report on the relationship between Americans and nature. Their survey of nearly 12,000 adults, children, and parents ...

A Supreme Court Vacancy

created Apr 04, 2017 12:58 PM
With the death of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia in February 2016, the nation’s highest court is in need of a new member. Per the Constitution, this process calls for a nomination from ...

Got (Framework) Questions?

created Mar 23, 2017 12:59 PM
by Beth Slutsky, Academic Program Coordinator Over the past several months in all corners of the state, teachers have started to implement the new H-SS Framework.  At the CHSSP, we’ve been ...
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