REVIEW AND REVISION OF HISTORY AND SOCIAL SCIENCE STANDARDS OF LEARNING
New academic content Standards of Learning for history and social science were first developed in 1995 and revised in 2001, 2008, and again in 2015. The Standards of Quality require the Board of Education to review the Standards of Learning on a regular seven year schedule. §22.1-253.13:1 and §22.1-17.5. On January 28, 2021, The Virginia Board of Education authorized the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE) proceed with the review and revision process of the History and Social Science Standards of Learning consistent with the schedule adopted by the Board in September 2000. It is anticipated that the Standards revision will be completed before November 2022.
- Timeline for the History and Social Science Standards of Learning Review and Revision Process-This is a Word document.
Proposed Revised 2022 History and Social Science Standards of LearningAlthough the July 2022 Virginia Board of Education meeting was postponed, interested stakeholders can access the Proposed Revised 2022 History and Social Science Standards of Learning (August 4, 2022)-This is a PDF document.. Please visit the Board of Education webpage or this webpage for updates.
Community Engagement Roundtables Sessions:
The Community Engagement Roundtables Sessions originally scheduled for August and September will be rescheduled following the First Review of the Proposed Revised 2022 History and Social Science Standards of Learning (August 4, 2022)-This is a PDF document.by the Virginia Board of Education. Additional information regarding the rescheduled dates and locations will be shared on this page when available.