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Civic Education: Our Democratic Responsibility

created Dec 06, 2018 02:29 PM
by Nancy McTygue, Executive Director “…a government resting upon popular suffrage cannot be successful unless those who elect and who obey their governors are educated.  Since a democratic ...

Climate Change: A Federal Report

created Nov 26, 2018 02:32 PM
by Shelley Brooks, Ph.D. The recent federal report outlining the short and long-term social, economic, and environmental costs of climate change is particularly relevant to our students, whose ...

CHSSP and CDE Win 2018 Beveridge Family Teaching Prize from the American Historical Association

created Oct 15, 2018 01:23 PM
By Nancy McTygue, Executive Director Last week, the American Historical Association * selected the California History-Social Science Project (CHSSP) and the California Department of ...
Tags: Framework, AHA, Award

Plastics in the Oceans: Another Challenge

created Oct 11, 2018 09:34 AM
by Shelley Brooks This post is meant to accompany the recent Current Context piece on Sea Level Rise , which includes a map activity and suggestions for additional investigations into the ...

Why Inquiry?

created Oct 04, 2018 02:18 PM
by Nancy McTygue, Executive Director "Why Inquiry?"  As one of the Primary Writers of California’s History-Social Science Framework , I get asked this question often.  This morning, I was ...
Tags: inquiry
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What can schools do to improve civic engagement?
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Climate Change: A Federal Report
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