WelcomeThe 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!
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.
News and Announcements
California Council on Economic Education Professional Devleopment
Professional development for teachers of Economics and Personal Finance available on May 16, 2019 and June 13, 2019. Participants will receive a stipend and instructional resources. For additional details and registration information, please click here.
Reimagining Middle School History Instruction Professional Development
Reimagining Middle School History Instruction Professional Development available June 11th and 12th , 2019. 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: