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Affiliated State and Local Councils

Affiliation with the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) is open to groups with similar purposes and goals as NCSS. NCSS does not encourage duplication of state or local councils within the same geographic region. Below is a list of all these affiliated groups. See a list of NCSS & Affiliate Council Events.

Affiliate Councils

listed alphabetically by state
  indicates Gold or Silver Star Council

Alabama Council for the Social Studies

Alaska Council for the Social Studies

 Arizona Council for the Social Studies 

Arkansas Council for the Social Studies

California Council for the Social Studies

Southern California Social Science Association

 Colorado Council for the Social Studies 

Connecticut Council for the Social Studies

 Florida Council for the Social Studies 

 Georgia Council for the Social Studies 

Great Lakes Regional

Idaho Council for the Social Studies

Illinois Council for the Social Studies

Northern Illinois Social Studies Roundtable

Indiana Council for the Social Studies

Iowa Council for the Social Studies

Kansas Council for the Social Studies

Kentucky Council for the Social Studies 

Louisiana Council for the Social Studies

Maine Council for the Social Studies

 Maryland Council for the Social Studies 

Massachusetts Council for the Social Studies

  • Western Massachusetts Council for the Social Studies

  • Southeastern Massachusetts Council for the Social Studies

  • Greater Boston Council for the Social Studies

  • Central Massachusetts Council for the Social Studies

Michigan Council for the Social Studies

Middle States Regional Council for the Social Studies
Includes New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, and the District of Columbia

Minnesota Council for the Social Studies

Mississippi Council for the Social Studies

Missouri Council for the Social Studies 

Southeast Missouri Council for the Social Studies

Montana Council for the Social Studies

Nebraska Council for the Social Studies

New England History Teachers Association

Northern Nevada Council for the Social Studies

Southern Nevada Council for the Social Studies

New Hampshire Council for the Social Studies

New Jersey Council for the Social Studies

New Mexico Council for the Social Studies

New York State Council for the Social Studies 

North Carolina Council for the Social Studies 

 Ohio Council for the Social Studies

 Oklahoma Council for the Social Studies 

 Oregon Council for the Social Studies 

Pennsylvania Council for the Social Studies

Rhode Island Council for the Social Studies

South Carolina Council for the Social Studies 

Tennessee Council for the Social Studies 

 Texas Council for the Social Studies 

  • Capital Area Texas Council for the Social Studies

  • Cypress Fairbanks, TX Council for the Social Studies

  • Houston Texas Council for the Social Studies

  • Mid-Cities, TX Council for the Social Studies

  • Peter's Colony, TX Council for the Social Studies

  • Staked Plains, TX Council for the Social Studies

Utah Council for the Social Studies

Vermont Alliance for the Social Studies

Virginia Council for the Social Studies

Washington Council for the Social Studies

 Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies