Framework for Social Studies Standards To Be Released | Integrated Curriculum in Elementary Schools |

A draft framework for common social studies standards is set to be released on Nov. 17.


So what is this document? Early signs suggest that you shouldn't expect something that prescribes the specific issues, trends, or events that students should study, but rather describes the structure, tools, and habits of mind they need in order to undertake an exploration of the discipline, and offers states a frame for the content they choose.

Via Deb Gardner