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Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System

History and Social Science Test Design and Development

History and Social Science sets forth standards, concepts, and skills for each grade. This includes two-year sequences for United States and world history to be taught between grade 8 and grade 11, and grade 12 electives for economics and American government. It references significant themes and primary documents to stimulate students' interest and provide a foundation for our understanding of the past.

Last Updated: November 27, 2017

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