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Students rank their life satisfaction

NCSS Smartbrief - April 19, 2017 - 1:28pm
On average, 15-year-old students in the US who participated in a study by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Deve -More
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Digital reconstruction gives Stone Age woman a face

NCSS Smartbrief - April 19, 2017 - 1:28pm
Scientists have digitally re-created the face of a woman who lived over 13,000 years ago, based on skull bones and teeth foun -More
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Volunteer opportunities

NCSS Smartbrief - April 19, 2017 - 1:28pm
NCSS has opportunities for member volunteers to serve on NCSS Operations Committees and Award and Grant Selection Committees.
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Social studies conferences around the nation

NCSS Smartbrief - April 19, 2017 - 1:28pm
Spring is a busy time for regional, state and local social studies conferences. Check out our complete listing.
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Ark. 9th-graders study WWII-era propaganda

NCSS Smartbrief - April 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
An Arkansas school's ninth-grade civics students recently visited a military history museum to learn about World War II-era p -More
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Neb. 6th-graders mark Titanic anniversary

NCSS Smartbrief - April 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
Sixth-grade social studies students at a Nebraska middle school recently participated in an interactive lesson about the Tita -More
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R.I. to administer Mass. assessments

NCSS Smartbrief - April 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
Third- through eighth-grade students in Rhode Island no longer will take the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for Coll -More
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Can school transportation decrease absenteeism?

NCSS Smartbrief - April 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
Kindergartners may miss fewer days of school if they ride the school bus, according to a study published in Educational Evalu -More
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Helping students develop healthy tech habits

NCSS Smartbrief - April 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
Technology has enormous benefits but can be addictive, authors Ann Myers and Jill Berkowicz write.  -More
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Reimagined buses help take learning mobile

NCSS Smartbrief - April 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
Some education leaders are renovating buses to create mobile learning spaces.  -More
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Youth spoken-word program creates empathetic space

NCSS Smartbrief - April 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
Educator Tony DelaRosa founded Boston Pulse, a youth spoken-word program that he says is helping students learn to take risks -More
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Are you a member?

NCSS Smartbrief - April 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
NCSS provides the professional network and teaching resources to keep social studies a valued and vital part of the nation's
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Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society

NCSS Smartbrief - April 17, 2017 - 1:33pm
Enhance the school year by applying for a Rho Kappa charter.
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Calif. students attend "Hamilton" performance

NCSS Smartbrief - April 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
More than 2,000 students from 14 San Francisco public schools recently attended a free matinee stage performance of the histo -More
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Rap songs help students learn economics

NCSS Smartbrief - April 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
A sixth-grade social studies teacher in Georgia maintains her own YouTube channel, where she uploads instructional videos tha -More
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