Upcoming Events

Census 2020 - Count Me In: Taking Content to Action (One-Day, Free Plus Sub Pay)

October 22, 2019 in Irvine or October 30, 2019 in Huntington Beach, 8:30am – 3:30pm
The purpose of Census 2020 - Count Me In: Taking Content to Action is to help teachers educate and activate students around the Census. Participants define the importance the Census, analyze Count Me In curricula, and develop an action activity or project. The target audience includes elementary teachers, secondary History/Social Science and Math Teachers. Participants receive breakfast and lunch, as well as, sub pay. If you are interested in registering for the Irvine day, click here, and to register for the Huntington Beach day, click here.

Community of Practice (Four-Days, FREE), See attached flyer

December 3, 2019 (NEW TO COHORT ONLY), January 28, 2020, February 25, 2020, and March 5, 2020  This year’s CoP will continue its emphasis on inquiry with an in-depth focus on content understanding, literacy, historical/critical thinking and assessment. The content focus will be environmental literacy and fits nicely into History/Social Science Courses, K-12. The opportunity is a best fit for History/Social Science​ teacher leaders, in formal or informal leadership positions, at the elementary and secondary levels. Register here.

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Civic Learning Boot Camp (One-Day, $100), See attached flyer

May 21, 2020, 8:00am – 3:00pm                                                                                                                                 The purpose of this professional learning is to understand how to earn a Civic Learning Award. The opportunity is a best fit for K-12 History/Social Science tea​chers who implement a research project that they would like to refine. Register here.

For additional information, please contact:

Marika Manos, History-Social Science Coordinator        
Orange County Department of Education 
(714) 966-4321    

If you would like to be added to our contact list for news and updates, please send your request to History-socialscience@ocde.us

Learn about OCDE's professional learning opportunities: http://www.ocde.us/PLO/Pages/default.aspx



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