Social Studies at LPS

FLEX Calendar

Click here for an explanation of district and building FLEX requirements for the 2016-17 school year.

Your district FLEX hours are due on March 10, 2017.

Social Studies Requirements

Elementary

All new elementary Social Studies teachers are required to take one of the 1.75 hour Reading Like a Historian flex sessions. The 3.5 hour advanced course will also meet this requirement with permission from the curriculum specialist.

Secondary

All secondary teachers are required to get 3.5 hours of technology-related social studies flex. Technology courses taught by non social studies teachers will meet this requirement with permission from the curriculum specialist. The technology-related social studies flex sessions will be open to all social studies teachers in grades 3-12, and will be limited to 30 teachers/session. All new secondary social studies teachers are required to take one of the 1.75 hour Reading Like a Historian flex sessions. The 3.5 hour advanced course will also meet this requirement with permission from the curriculum specialist.