Understanding the Standards for History and Social Sciences Practice Webinar

Emerging America


This webinar will explore the key ideas, purpose, and application of the Standards for History and Social Sciences Practice in the new 2018 Massachusetts History and Social Science Curriculum Framework. Additionally, it will provide an overview of how the Practice Standards are designed for integration with the Content and Literacy standards. This webinar will specifically review methods for assisting curriculum specialists, school leaders, and teachers in unpacking the Practice Standards, and review tangible examples of the Practice Standards in history and social science instruction. ​


Curriculum DIrectors, School Leaders and Teachers; Grades K - 12 


Future training dates will be announced here. If you have questions or are interested in offering this training on-site, please contact us.


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    Kelley Brown is past head of the Social Studies Department at Easthampton High School. Since 2006, she has led high school teacher instruction in History for DYS and for Emerging America TAH. She was the 2010 Massachusetts History Teacher of the Year and the 2016 recipient of the Don Salvucci Award for Excellence in Promoting Civics Education from the Massachusetts Council for the Social Studies.

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