C&I

Curriculum and Instruction

Social Studies

NYS K-12 Social Studies Framework

The New York State K-12 Social Studies Framework is designed to prepare students for college, careers, and civic life with courses that are rigorous and aligned to the New York State Learning Standards for Social Studies. This Framework consists of a single three-part document--the Introduction to the Framework, Grades K-8 and Grades 9-12.
The orginal Framework was published in 2014. Subsequently the K-8 document was revised in 2016.

Downloadable Resources

NYS K-12 Social Studies Framework Introduction PDF (537.32 KB)

February 2017 Revisions to 9-12 Framework Icon for PDF(58KB)

NYS 9-12 Social Studies Framework - February 2017 Document(Editable) (133 KB)

NYS 9-12 Social Studies Framework - February 2017 PDF (509 KB)

March 2016 Revisions to K-8 Social Studies Framework PDF(27.03 KB)

NYS K-8 Social Studies Framework - March 2016 Word Doc (Editable) (738 KB)

NYS K-8 Social Studies Framework - March 2016 PDF (713.8 KB)

 

Earlier Version

NYS K-8 Social Studies Framework (January 2015) PDF 709.4 KB

NYS 9-12 Social Studies Framework (January 2015) PDF (508.3 KB)

Last Updated: February 3, 2017