Teaching social studies in a middle school setting grades 6-8.
- Under the general supervision of the building administration, to develop students` knowledge and understanding of world cultures and cultural evolution; to develop skills in research of social orders; and develop an understanding of the existence and importance of geographical, historical, cultural and political factors that influence the development of world societies, socio-economic systems and political systems, as well as their inter-relationship and interdependence.
- To foster an understanding and appreciation of world cultures, languages, racial, ethnic and religious groups, and political systems.
Arkansas City Public Schools are committed to excellence in teaching and learning for all students. We share with the community the responsibility for educating all students so they will be prepared to live, work and continue learning how to learn in an ever-changing world. USD 470 is a district of schools recognized for excellence by governor of Kansas and Standard & Poor’s, U.S. and Kansas state Departments of Education and the Confidence in Kansas Public Education Task Force.