Science and Social Studies Literacy

Common Core State Standards

CCSS Literacy in Science, Social Studies, and Technical Subjects

Secondary teachers will be introduced to and examine in detail the Common Core Literacy in Science, Social Studies, and Technical Subjects Standards, and learn how they influence their curriculum and instruction.


Specific attention will be given to the relationship of the literacy standards to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) Science and Engineering Practices, and the Social Studies Grade Level Content Expectations.