Curriculum and Instruction

Social Studies

Social Studies

New York State has five specific content areas for standards:

  • History of the United States and New York
  • World History
  • Geography
  • Economics
  • Civics, Citizenship, and Government

Taken together, these content standards, their key ideas and the performance indicators, define the Learning Standards for Social Studies for all students.

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Last Updated: March 29, 2013