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  • Check out opportunities that will enhance your classroom or boost projects that showcase your students' work. Apply for NCSS awards and grants. Click on the link for details.  http://www.socialstudies.org/getinvolved/awards . Applications close May 15, ...

  • Honor a colleague! Nominate excellent Social Studies educators in your community network for an NCSS award. Click on the link to nominate now  http://www.socialstudies.org/getinvolved/awards . Application close on May 15, 2017 ------------------------------ ...

  • Do you know of an excellent social studies educator or program that deserves recognition? NCSS is accepting nominations and applications for the following 2017 awards and grants Application / Nomination Deadline is: May 15, 2017 ...

  • Good Scott. Peggy Jackson NCSS President b Sent from my iPad ------Original Message------ I have fantastic news about Social Studies and the Young Learner . There are no longer specific themes for each of the issues, other than ones that are Guest ...

  • I have fantastic news about Social Studies and the Young Learner . There are no longer specific themes for each of the issues, other than ones that are Guest Edited. Thus, please submit any and all ideas related to PreK-6 social studies education to ...

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 ...