• History/Social Science

History/Social Science

  • Welcome
    The History/Social Science team in the Division of Instruction works to provide LAUSD school sites, service center staff, and families with resources and information to support high-quality instruction, assessment, and intervention. This web portal has many pages of links and documents which we hope you will find useful.  Please feel free to make suggestions as to how to keep this website current and useful for all school stakeholders. Use the information on the "Contact Us" page (at the left) to call or email us. Thank you!

  • Framework

    The state of California has released a new History/Social Science Framework for California Public Schools.  The new framework offers an new conceptual model for history instruction.  The Division of Instruction will be releasing a series of professional development modules to support implementation of the instructional shifts included in the framework.  A digital copy of the framework is available on our framework page by clicking here.

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News and Announcements

  • Reimagining High School History Instruction Professional Development

    Reimagining High School History Instruction Professional Development available this June 11-16. Learn how to support targeted student populations utilizing new instructional materials by attending teacher and publisher-led sessions. Registration is available in MyPLN. Additional details are avaliable here: FLYER

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  • Essay and Visual Arts Scholarship Contest to Increase Awareness of the Armenian Genocide

    Please click here for additional details.

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  • 2018 California Council for the Social Studies Confernce

    Please see this announcement from the California Deparment of Education.

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