Social Studies Review Updates


Published: September 14th, 2018

Draft Arizona Science Standards and Draft Arizona History and Social Science Standards

The draft standards will not be presented to the State Board at the September 24, 2018 meeting. However, it is anticipated that they will be presented to the State Board for consideration at the October 22, 2018 meeting.

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Published: July 13th, 2018

Draft Social Studies Standards working group update July 2018

The Social Studies working group met during the summer months to continue the revision of the History and Social Science Standards Draft. The Artifact1_History and Social Science Standards Draft below is the culmination of all of the summer work done on the draft by the working groups to date.

Artifact_1 History and Social Science Standards Draft 7-11-18

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Published: July 10th, 2018

Draft Social Studies Standards working group update June

The Social Studies Standards working group met on June 26 and 27 to continue the revision of the History and Social Science Standards Draft. The working group documents from the meeting are below.

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Published: July 9th, 2018

Draft Social Studies Standards working group update May

The Social Studies Standards working group met on May 30, to begin the revision of the History and Social Science Standards Draft. The working group documents from the meeting are below.

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Published: July 9th, 2018

Draft Social Studies Standards working group update June

The Social Studies Standards working group met on June 15,18,21, and 22 to continue the revision of the History and Social Science Standards Draft. The working group documents from the meeting are below.

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Published: December 4th, 2017

The Science and Social Studies Standards Drafts are under Internal Review

The Science and Social Studies Standards Drafts are under internal review.

The Science and Social Studies Standards Drafts will not be made public at the December 4, 2017 State Board of Education meeting as previously anticipated. The drafts are currently being vetted and under agency review. Read the official communication from ADE.

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Published: October 6th, 2017

Social Studies Standards Revision August – October Updates

On August 1, the Social Studies Standards Working Group convened a small group of K-3 teachers to continue the process of revising the Arizona Social Studies Standards. A total of 4 educators participated representing 3 districts and 1 institute of higher education. Invitees represented Maricopa County. The purpose of the meeting was to clarify theme and content for the K-2 grade band due to the fact there were no K-2 teachers at the July 19th meeting and that work needed to be complete so the committee could move on at the next meeting.

Download the August 1st, 2017 Agenda

On September 12, the Social Studies Standards Working group convened to continue the process of revising the Arizona Social Studies Standards. A total of 50 educators were invited representing 5 institutes of higher education and 43 districts/schools, including 6 charters schools. A total of 26 educators participated representing 4 institutes of higher education, 20 districts/schools and 3 charter schools. Invitees represented 9 Arizona Counties: Apache, Maricopa, Mohave, Pima, Pinal, Pima, Santa Cruz, Yavapai, and Yuma

Download the September 12th, 2017 Agenda
Download the September 12th, 2017 Presentation

On October 2, the Social Studies Standards Working group convened to continue the process of revising the Arizona Social Studies Standards. A total of 47 educators were invited representing 5 institutes of higher education and 32 districts/schools, including 4 charter schools. A total of 30 educators participated representing 4 institutes of higher education, 17 districts/schools and 3 charter schools. Invitees represented 10 Arizona Counties: Apache, Maricopa, Mohave, Navajo, Pima, Pinal, Pima, Santa Cruz, Yavapai, and Yuma

Download the October 2nd, 2017 Agenda
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On October 30, the Social Studies Standards Working group convened to continue the process of revising the Arizona Social Studies Standards. A total of 45 educators were invited. Twenty-five educators attended the meeting representing 3 institutions of higher learning, 22 districts/schools including 1 charter. Invitees represented 8 Arizona Counties: Apache, Cochise, Maricopa, Mohave Pima, Pinal, Yavapai, and Yuma.

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Download the October 30th, 2017 Presentation

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Published: August 21st, 2017

Social Studies Standards Revision July Update

On July 17, the Social Studies Standards Working group convened to continue the process of revising the Arizona Social Studies Standards. A total of 46 educators were invited representing 4 institutes of higher education and 23 districts/schools, including 6 charter schools. A total of 24 educators participated representing 16 districts/schools and 4 charter schools. Invitees represented 8 Arizona Counties: Coconino, Maricopa, Mohave, Navajo, Pima, Pinal, Yavapai, and Yuma.
Download the July 17, 2017 Agenda
Download the July 17, 2017 Presentation

On July 19, the Social Studies Standards Working group convened to continue the process of revising the Arizona Social Studies Standards. A total of 42 educators were invited representing 4 institutes of higher education and 26 districts/schools, including 4 charter schools. A total of 22 educators participated representing 15 districts/schools and 2 charter schools. Invitees represented 7 Arizona Counties: Coconino, Maricopa, Mohave, Navajo, Pima, Pinal and Yavapai.
Download the July 19, 2017 Agenda
Download the July 19, 2017 Presentation

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