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Will there be a Test? Part 2

created Feb 21, 2017 04:09 PM
California Speaker pro Tempore Calls for Statewide Testing in History-Social Science By Nancy McTygue Last fall, I wrote a blog post in response to a repeated question that we were getting ...

Will there be a test?

created Nov 16, 2016 02:24 PM
by Nancy McTygue “Yes, but what about testing in history-social science?” This is the question I hear again and again from teachers, generally after we talk about the new HSS Framework .  This ...

6 Things You Need to Know Now about HSS in California

created Mar 15, 2016 04:00 PM
The Latest Information on the New Framework, Textbooks, and Testing. by Nancy McTygue, CHSSP Executive Director We’ve been fielding a lot of questions lately from teachers and ...

The Future of History Education

created Nov 10, 2015 01:54 PM
*The following post is excerpted from an opening address by CHSSP Executive Director Nancy McTygue at the opening session of the Teaching the Past for Tomorrow Conference, held November 6-7, 2015, ...

Outline of the History Blueprint

created Jun 02, 2015 11:25 PM
Originally posted on  January 20, 2011  by Shennan Hutton So what is the History Blueprint? It involves writing comprehensive curriculum for each of the standards (and each bullet point ...
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