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  • 1.  Social Studies Educators Awards Opportunities

    Posted 06-08-2014 03:18:00 PM
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    Greetings, I wish to share the following opportunities to you and to your colleagues - feel free to share widely!
    National Council for the Social Studies has a variety of awards and grants that recognize various areas of social studies excellence- in the classroom, via research, and across different disciplines and grade levels.  NCSS is now accepting applications and nominations, with a newly extended deadline of June 20, 2014, for the following Awards and Grants:
    • Outstanding Secondary Social Studies Teacher of the Year
    • Outstanding Middle Level Social Studies Teacher of the Year
    • Outstanding Elementary Social Studies Teacher of the Year
    • Grant for the Enhancement of Geographic Literacy 
    • Award for Global Understanding Given in Honor of James M. Becker
    • FASSE Christa McAuliffe Reach for the Stars Award
    • Jean Dresden Grambs Distinguished Career Research Award
    • NCSS Exemplary Research Award
    If you know of a social studies teacher or program that you believe is worthy of recognition, please consider nominating them for one of the above NCSS Awards or Grants!!  
    For more information, and to apply or nominate, please visit: http://www.socialstudies.org/awards
    If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask via email at: excellence@ncss.org


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    Mary McCullagh
    History and Social Studies Department 
    Christopher Columbus High School
    Plantation FL
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    Mary McCullagh
    History and Social Studies Department
    Christopher Columbus High School
    Plantation FL
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