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Carter G. Woodson Book Award and Honor Winners

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NCSS established the Carter G. Woodson Book Awards for the most distinguished books appropriate for young readers that depict ethnicity in the United States.

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.

NCSS Associated Groups

Social studies educators have organized themselves into formal subgroups of NCSS, such as local school district social studies supervisors, state social studies specialists, international educators, and college and university faculty members. Other groups, in partnership with NCSS, provide services and professional development opportunities to NCSS members.

Gold and Silver Star Councils

2015 Gold and Silver Star Councils

2015

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  • Arizona Council for the Social Studies
  • Association of Teachers of Social Studies/United Federation of Teachers (NYC)
  • California Council for the Social Studies
  • Colorado Council for the Social Studies
  • Florida Council for the Social Studies
  • Georgia Council for the Social Studies
  • New Hampshire Council for the Social Studies
  • New York Council for the Social Studies
  • North Carolina Council for the Social Studies
  • Ohio Council for the Social Studies
  • Oklahoma Council for the Social Studies
  • Oregon Council for the Social Studies
  • Texas Council for the Social Studies
  • Wisconsin Council for the Social Studies
  • Virginia Council for the Social Studies

NCSS Affiliation

NCSS-affil-sm.gif NCSS provides a variety of products and services to a network of affiliated state and local councils including an annual directory of council officers and an annual leadership institute.

Award for Global Understanding given in honor of James M. Becker

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with funds generously provided by the Longview Foundation

Award

The Award for Global Understanding Given in Honor of James M. Becker recognizes a social studies educator (or a team of educators) who has made notable contributions in helping social studies students increase their understanding of the world.

Fund for the Advancement of Social Studies Education

Invest in the future of social studies education.

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-or- You may make your tax-deductible donation to FASSE by check to: FASSE
8555 16th Street, Suite 500
Silver Spring, MD 20910

The Fund for the Advancement of Social Studies Education (FASSE) is seeking applicants for board membership.

Grant for Geographic Literacy


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