Ethnic Studies has not yet been implemented and
communicated as an LAUSD graduation requirement for the Class of 2019.
A new, one semester survey course, Ethnic Studies
(MISIS Course Number: 370733), has been approved by UCOP and may be offered as
an elective, grades 9-12 beginning Fall 2016.
Textbooks for Ethnic Studies will be purchased by the
Professional development will be offered soon to
support teachers in implementing Ethnic Studies.
African American History, Mexican American
Studies and American Indian Studies courses have been revised by a teacher
committee working in concert with the Division of Instruction and the new
course descriptions are available at: http://achieve.lausd.net/Page/5106
If you have any questions about Ethnic
Studies, please contact the Division of Instruction Secondary History/Social
Studies Coordinators: Kieley Jackson (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Nathan MacAinsh (email@example.com)