Friends of NCSS

Latest Discussion Posts

  • Hello Social Studies Educators and Tech Enthusiasts! The National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) Technology Community will be hosting a FREE webinar on Wednesday, August 2nd to support teachers as they prep for the coming school year. We've ...

  • Dear NCSS Community, As you know, the House of Delegates (HOD) Steering Committee is charged with revising the HOD Manual to keep it consistent with the NCSS Constitution, policies and current practice (Article VII, Section 2k). Additionally, the HOD ...

  • Good day! I thought you would enjoy cool tech nuggets in the NCSS Tech Community Summer Newsletter now available . For your continued enjoyment and inspiration sign up to receive the Newsletter in your inbox by clicking on the link below. http://eepurl.com/cJqGUL ...

  • Teachers: Are you looking to take your career to the next level? The National Board is seeking Art, Band, Vocal, PE and Social Studies board-eligible teachers to participate in the Component 1 Tryout & Focus Group in Chicago this summer. Sign up to participate ...

  • Dear Members of the  Friends of NCSS Community ,  I wanted to make sure you and your Community members were aware of our upcoming summer professional learning opportunity: the third annual Inquiry Design Model (IDM) Institute. It will be held in Raleigh, ...

Community Blogs

  • For all those FRIENDS of NCSS Community members in DC. Two events are scheduled for Saturday, December 3, 2016. Our exhibit in the Communities Showcase will take place in the Poster Session area of the Exhibit hall from 11:45-1:15. Please ...

  • Everyone I know is working hard to get their Members of Congress to sign on to the Cicillane/Ross "Dear Colleague Letter" to make sure social studies is NOT left behind again! In case you hadn't heard - the deadline for Members to sign has been extended ...

  • FIRST FREEDOM STUDENT COMPETITION The First Freedom Center announces the 20 th annual First Freedom Student Competition . This national essay and video contest offers 9 th - 12 th grade students an opportunity to compete ...