2013-11-04 Social Studies-ProjectCumberland Perry AVTS offers two Social Studies courses:  American Studies and World Studies.  Typically, students in 10th and 11th grade attend a Social Studies class during the day at CPAVTS.  These classes ensure that CPAVTS students meet the graduation requirements of their sending school district.  Each social studies course is approved by the NCAA for eligibility of student athletes.

In addition to the curriculum content, Social Studies at CPAVTS focuses on critical reading, writing, and thinking skills required for work in their chosen program area.


WORLD STUDIES

The World Studies course focuses on geography, culture, history, and current issues of various regions around the world with an emphasis to describe and explain our global society. Emphasis is placed on developing students’ reading, writing, and research skills through use of the curriculum. Major regions covered include: Latin America, Europe, Russia, the Middle East, Africa, Southeast Asia, East Asia and Oceania.

Click here to go to the World Studies Textbook Website.


AMERICAN STUDIES

The American Studies course focuses on 20th Century American History from the 1930’s to present day, concentrating on social, political, and economic topics that have had an impact on current American society. Emphasis is placed on developing students’ reading, writing, and research skills through the use of the curriculum. Major topics covered include: WWII, the Civil Rights Movement, the Cold War, Vietnam War, Student Movements, and other cultural events throughout history.

 


TEACHERS

Mr. Adams   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Miss Cliber    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

 - American Studies - https://sites.google.com/a/cpavts.net/american-studies-cliber/

 - World Studies - https://sites.google.com/a/cpavts.net/world-studies/

Mr. Shearer    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mrs. Franson    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


 Click here for the January 2015 Student Survey.