Top News from NCSS
- Submitted by TimDaly on Mon, 01/27/2014 - 6:52pm
Fritz Fischer, History Professor and Director History Education at University of Northern Colorado, and long-time board leader of National Council for History Education (NCHE), authored the lead article in the December issue of History Matters. --> read more »
- Related:Congratulations to the 2013 NCSS Award and Grant Recipients. Please join us in recognizing these educators for their outstanding accomplishments in social studies education. NCSS Award and Grant recipients were formally recognized during the NCSS Annual Conference in St. Louis, Washington in November, where they will also present sessions on their outstanding work.
Outstanding Social Studies Teachers of the Year
Sponsored by Farmers Insurance --> read more »
- Submitted by TimDaly on Wed, 10/23/2013 - 11:05am
NCSS President Stephen Armstrong and Executive Director Susan Griffin appeared on the EduTalk program on BlogTalkRadio on October 23 and discussed the importance for civic education as well as the upcoming NCSS Annual Conference this November in St. Louis.
Hear Susan and Steve on the Show Archive at BlogTalk Radio.
- Submitted by TimDaly on Fri, 09/13/2013 - 5:23pm
NCSS seeks members to serve as reviewers of university social studies teacher education programs for the Council for the Accreditation of
Educator Preparation (CAEP, formerly NCATE).
How does it work?
Teams of reviewers examine program reports and conduct reviews over the Internet. One member of each team, designated the “lead reviewer,” receives program reviews from the other team members and compiles the review report. An audit committee at NCSS checks the reviews and sends them to CAEP for distribution to the submitting institution.
When does this happen? --> read more »