The Boston Housing Bureau is now accepting hotel reservations for the 2014 Annual Conference. NCSS has room blocks at the four closest hotels to the Hynes Convention Center, offering special discounted rates.
Plus, you will be entered to win a number of prizes, including free nights, upgrades and gift cards.
The NCSS hotels have sold out each of the past four years, so don't delay in making your reservation.
For all of the details, go to www.socialstudies.org/conference/travel
Get an early look at the first confirmed speakers for the 2014 NCSS Annual Conference. Journalist Jose Antonio Vargas and historians Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Eric Foner headline the notable list of conference speakers. In addition, filmmaker Ken Burns will engage in a conversation about his work as an award-winning documentary filmmaker. Click here to see the full list, and check back for updates as more names are added.
The 2014 NCSS Annual Conference will feature many sessions highlighting the exciting, on-the-ground work being done to implement the C3 Framework C3 Framework for Social Studies State Standards in classrooms. Join C3 writers, reviewers, contributors, and practitioners to explore this landmark document and learn how to use the educational principles in your classroom immediately. Don't miss this multitude of events and sessions to learn more about implementing the C3 Framework.
Friday, November 20, 10:05AM --> read more »
The 2014 NCSS Annual Conference features more than 100 sessions addressing the Common Core ELA Standards for History/Social Studies, providing classroom-ready resources using social studies content.
Here is a complete list of all conference sessions and poster presentations related to the Common Core Standards, listed by scheduled time and grade level, allowing you to plot out a full schedule of Common Core-related sessions and poster sessions All scheduling information is subject to change
Click on a title to get the session description.
Friday, November 21 --> read more »
The 2013 NCSS Annual Conference includes many new and interesting features. Here are a few of the major highlights you can choose when you register to attend.
New in 2013!
The NCSS “Unconference”
Join the conversation at the NCSS “Unconference.” At unconference sessions, participants create the agenda. Anyone interested in initiating a discussion can claim time and space by signing up on the unconference schedule board. Unconference sessions feature open discussions with facilitator(s) and participants. --> read more »
Listen and learn from sessions recorded at the 2014 NCSS Annual Conference
As part of our commitment to providing members with valuable education, NCSS introduces its newest resource for online education, the NCSS Live Learning Center (http://ncss.sclivelearningcenter.com). --> read more »
Members of the media interested in covering the 2012 NCSS Annual Conference must first complete and submit the media registration form.
Media badges will be available for at the name badge pickup counter at NCSS Registration, Level Four, Washington State Convention Center.