California History-Social Science Standards (1998)

AS_CA-History-Social-Standards-1998

In the second half of the 1990s, many states began earnestly developing standards in various subject areas. In 1998, California policymakers and educators were immersed in drafting new history-social science standards. CIE was requested by state officials to provide feedback on several drafts of the evolving document, beginning with a January draft, followed April and June drafts. CIE’s assessments were intended to help California policymakers develop standards reflecting the state’s ideals and overall educational goals.