Main menu

NCSS Smartbrief

Subscribe to NCSS Smartbrief feed NCSS Smartbrief
Designed specifically for NCSS Members and Colleagues, NCSS SmartBrief is a FREE, 3-times-weekly e-mail newsletter. By providing the latest need-to-know industry news and information, NCSS saves you time and keeps you smart. Click  here to subscribe.
Updated: 14 hours 39 min ago

Register for the NCSS Annual Conference

August 1, 2016 - 1:13pm
Online registration is now open for the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference in Washington, D.C.  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Are you a member?

August 1, 2016 - 1:13pm
NCSS provides the professional network and teaching resources to keep social studies a valued and vital part of the nation's  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

SmartBrief honors education bloggers: Meet the winners

August 1, 2016 - 1:13pm
SmartBrief Education's monthly Editor's Choice Content Award celebrates educator-bloggers.  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Workshops give Ky. educators tools to teach culturally diverse students

July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
Teachers in a Kentucky district recently attended workshops designed to offer insight into the diverse student bodies at thei -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Va. program uses history to boost ELLs' language skills

July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
English-as-a-second-language teacher Nicole Gauthier-Martin has developed a summer program for English-language learners that -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Needs of homeless students addressed by federal guidance

July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
The Department of Education issued guidance about how states and school districts should meet the needs of homeless students. -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

King: Prioritize spending on schools, not prisons

July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
Over the past 30 years, spending on prisons grew twice as fast as spending on education, according to a recent analysis from  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Is classroom technology going to waste?

July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
Few students are using technology effectively in the classroom, according to a recent study by AdvanceED.  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

White House, other D.C. structures built by slaves, records show

July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
First lady Michelle Obama's recent address at the Democratic National Convention mentions that slave laborers built the White -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

San Francisco youths start their own business

July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
An after-school program in San Francisco has helped a group of 12- and 13-year-old students form a lifestyle brand called the -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Scholarships for first-time NCSS Annual Conference attendees

July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
NCSS is now accepting applications for a limited number of scholarships to attend the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference in Washingt -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Rho Kappa National Social Studies Honor Society

July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
Get ready for the school year by applying for a Rho Kappa charter.  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

July 29, 2016 - 1:20pm
Theodore Roosevelt, 26th US president -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

How to help students become media literate

July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
Students need to engage in thoughtful analysis of the news, writes author and consultant Frank Baker.  -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

What is a teacher-powered school?

July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
Teachers in teacher-powered schools have more autonomy in choosing curricula and collaborate with administrators and peers, a -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Teacher-leadership effort boosts student achievement in Ore.

July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
About 40 school districts in Oregon have adopted the CLASS project model, which means "creative leadership achieves student s -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Mo. district holds Technopalooza event for teachers

July 27, 2016 - 1:01pm
A Missouri school district recently held Technopalooza, a conference featuring dozens of professional-development sessions on -More
Categories: Education News, Smartbrief

Pages

Stay Connected with NCSS:   Follow NCSSNetwork on TwitterFaceBook.png rss_0.gif Visit us on Pinterest