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Civic Education Resources

created Mar 20, 2018 01:21 PM
The California History-Social Science Project website includes a civic education resources page:  http://chssp.ucdavis.edu/civic-education   There you will find the recent Current Context ...

Enlightened Self-Interest: the Secret Sauce of Civic Education

created Mar 14, 2018 12:10 PM
by Nancy McTygue, Executive Director I grew up in a one-stoplight town in rural Sonoma County and in 1982 I took the biggest and most exciting trip I’d ever taken.  I got on a Greyhound bus ...

CHSSP at #CCSS2018

created Mar 13, 2018 11:00 AM
If you're planning to attend the 2018 California Council for the Social Studies Conference next week in San Diego, make sure you check out one of the eight CHSSP workshop sessions and come by our ...

Frisco and Hell Went into Partnership and Hell Came out Winner

created Mar 09, 2018 09:31 AM
by Beth Slutsky, Ph.D., Academic Coordinator Last month I spent some time in San Francisco at the California Historical Society  (CHS) to research for Teaching California .  We are working ...

Water footprints

created Mar 05, 2018 12:39 PM
This post is meant to accompany the recent Current Context issue on Cape Town and water scarcity . The challenges presented by water scarcity will be increasingly relevant for students as the ...
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