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Social Studies Department Goals

Social Studies Department

●     Provide high quality Blackboard courses.

●     Design our courses to follow the updated Social Science Framework and CA standards.

●     Incorporate reading and writing standards into our online courses to improve reading comprehension and           expository writing ability.

●     Use primary source document lessons and projects to develop inquiry-based critical thinking skills.

●     Promote students to be an engaged and knowledgeable citizen in their community.

●     Continue to develop and maintain the Social Studies department webpage to make sure it current and 508            compliant.

Shanda Rickman- Social Studies Department Chair

Email:  srickman@cwcharter.org

Office: 1-800-808-9895 ext 284

For the Social Science Framework go to CA Social Studies Framework.