State Board of Education Adopts New History and Social Science Standards

It is official, Arizona has new History and Social Science Standards. These standards were created by over 108 social studies educators from the across the state.  The standards are currently posted at  There will be a two year implementation timeline with full implementation required by the 2020-2021 school year.  A state wide Implementation Plan is being formulated and information will be released in January.  There will be professional development opportunities, webinars, and support documents coming soon.  For questions please contact Tammy Waller at or 602-364-1981