Oregon Department of Education
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Social Sciences - Publications


The Oregon Department of Education provides a variety of publications for parents, educators and community members to assist in their work with standards-based education.

ODE Publications

  • Social Sciences - Teacher Updates
    The Oregon Social Sciences Teacher Update is a monthly e-newsletter that provides teachers and other educators with information about professional development opportunities, teacher and student competitions and awards, and lectures, concerts, and exhibitions. Distributed by listserv, the current issue and past issues are posted here.
  • Educating The Heart Lesson Plans
    Lesson plans develped for the Educating the Heart Youth Summit to promote the study of peace and Nobel Peace laureates.

  • REAL News Connection  Publication  
    Most recent Oregon Department of Education newsletters and subject area resources.
  • Subject Area Endorsement Resource Manual PDF  Publication 07/29/2005 (5.04 MB)
    This manual provides all the relevant background, forms and requirements for subject area endorsements in The Arts, Health Education, Physical Education, Second Language and the Social Sciences.

  • Andrea Morgan Email    (503) 947-5772
    Data, Operations and Grant Management - Ed. Specialist, Social Sciences Curriculum and Advanced Placement Incentive Prog