Social studies programs have as a major purpose the promotion of civic competence-which is the knowledge, skills, and attitudes required of students to be able to assume "the office of citizen" in our democratic republic.
- Fairfax County Public schools require students to graduate with four credits in the field of social studies.
- In addition, each semester Bryant Social Studies staff award a senior the Tippins-Jordan Award for outstanding social studies student.
- History & Social Studies Teacher, HS
VA & US Government and Law in Action Teacher