Main menu

NCSS Annual Conference

Conference Updates

NCSS now accepting conference scholarship applications

NCSS is now accepting applications for a limited number of scholarships to attend the 2015 Annual Conference in New Orleans. These scholarships are designed for early career teachers in Louisiana and Mississippi who have never attended the NCSS conference. The scholarship covers full conference registration and one-year's membership to NCSS. For all of the details, click here.

Conference registration now open

Online registration is now open for the 2015 NCSS Annual Conference in New Orleans. Join more than 3,000 of your colleagues at the biggest gathering of social studies education professionals this year.

Click here to register.

Tell us why you're excited to attend the conference

Are you excited about the 2015 NCSS Annual Conference in New Orleans? Tell us about it. Take a short video with your phone or tablet, saying why or what you're excited most about, and send it to

If we use your video, you'll be entered into a drawing to win a free hotel stay at one of the NCSS New Orleans hotels. Submissions must be received by July 31, 2015 to be eligible.


Conference registration rates now posted

Registration rates for the 2015 NCSS Annual Conference are now available. Click here to view them.

Online registration is now open. Click here to register


Confirmed speakers announced for conference

Terrence Roberts, Kara Cooney, Rick Steves, and a special joint appearance by Thomas Jefferson and Napoleon Bonaparte are just some of the confirmed speakers for the 2015 NCSS Annual Conference in November. To see the full lineup to date, click here.

More speakers will be added, so be sure to check back frequently.


Now accepting deposits for 2015 Annual Conference

Do you have funds for the current school year you want to apply toward the registration fee for the 2015 NCSS Annual Conference in New Orleans in November? We can take a deposit now and invoice for the difference once our registration rates are set in early June. Click here to request details.


Reserve your hotel room now for New Orleans

The New Orleans Housing Bureau is now accepting hotel reservations for the 2015 Annual Conference. NCSS has room blocks at ten hotels in the Warehouse/Arts District, all convenient to the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, offering special discounted rates.

The NCSS hotels have sold out each of the past five years, so don't delay in making your reservation.

For all of the details, go to


95th NCSS Annual Conference

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
900 Convention Center Blvd.
New Orleans, LA
November 13-15, 2015

Stay Connected with NCSS:   Follow NCSSNetwork on Twitter FaceBook.png rss_0.gif