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NCSS Board of Directors Application for Nomination

NCSS is seeking members for challenging leadership positions that affect local, state and national social studies education. The NCSS Nominations and Elections Committee is currently accepting applications for nomination for candidates for NCSS Vice President and the Board of Directors.

Candidate Information
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Please upload a 1-4 page resume or curriculum vitae.
Files must be less than 19.53 MB.
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Please indicate the board position for which you are applying to be a candidate.
What is the most significant issue currently confronting social studies education and how would you address this issue? (200 word limit) This statement will be published in ballot materials in the event you are selected to be a candidate.
Please submit a 200 word biographical sketch in a narrative format that includes both personal and professional information. Include experiences you have had at the local, state, and national levels that have prepared you for this office. (200 word limit) This statement will be published in ballot materials in the event you are selected to be a candidate.
Describe experiences you have had at the local, state, and national levels that have prepared you for this office.
References
Provide the Nominations and Elections Committee with at least three references for your candidacy for Board of Directors. It is your responsibility to distribute a reference form to your references. Evaluation forms may be sent directly from references to NCSS. Click Here to Download Reference Form (pdf)
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NCSS Programs of Excellence State Coordinators

Alabama SSCA

President
Mary Lee
(B) 256-852-2557 ex.1269
mlee@madison.k12.al.us

Alaska CSS

President
Todd Heuston
Heuston_Todd@asdk12.org

Arizona CSS

Awards Coordinator
Cheryl Wiens
cheryl-wiens@cox.net

Arkansas CSS

Awards Coordinator
Kristin Mann
kdmann@ualr.edu

California CSS

Executive Director/Secretary
Julie Weaver

Legacy Essay Contest

Submissions are now being accepted for the Legacy Essay Contest. The Legacy Essay Contest is a partnership of the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS), the National Education Association (NEA), the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development), the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, and Karz Productions.

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Legacy Essay Contest

Submissions are now being accepted for the Legacy Essay Contest. The Legacy Essay Contest is a partnership of the National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS), the National Education Association (NEA), the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development), the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, and Karz Productions.

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FASSE/CUFA Inquiry Grant

Social Studies Inquiry Grant Request for Proposals

Sponsored by:
Fund for the Advancement of Social Studies Education
College and University Faculty Assembly
National Council for the Social Studies

Carter G. Woodson Book Awards

The Carter G. Woodson Book Award is presented to exemplary books written for children and young people each year at the NCSS Annual Conference. Authors are recognized at the NCSS Annual Conference, which is attended by over 3,000 K-12 and university level educators and other social studies professionals who enjoy interacting with the Woodson Award-winning authors and will be interested in obtaining copies of books for use with their students.

NCSS Research Awards

National Council for the Social Studies presents three research awards designed to recognize substantive scholarly inquiry in social studies education.

NCSS International Assembly

The International Assembly provides a forum for collaboration and interchange of ideas among NCSS members from the United States and foreign countries. The Assembly promotes linkages among NCSS educators to enhance professional development, to enrich social studies learning, and to share research, learning activities, and teaching methods with global perspectives. The Assembly conducts its own program and business meeting during the NCSS Annual Conference.

College and University Faculty Assembly

CUFA consists of higher education faculty members, graduate students, and others interested in working with social educators such as social scientists, historians, and philosophers. As well as being an advocacy organization for social studies education, CUFA members provide a forum for communication among professional educators, and examine social studies from a theoretical and research perspective. CUFA conducts its own program and business meeting during the NCSS Annual Conference.

Annual dues: $60, students $15.

College and University Faculty Assembly

CUFA consists of higher education faculty members, graduate students, and others interested in working with social educators such as social scientists, historians, and philosophers.

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