Each year, National Council for the Social Studies brings together educators from around the country and across the globe for the nations largest social studies conference and exhibition. The trade show offers your company a unique opportunity to share products and services with social studies teachers and administrators at all interests and grade levels. More than 4,000 attendees are expected in Houstonthe exhibit hall is a major attraction at the conference. Educators attend conference sessions looking for new ideas and strategies to use in the classroom; they visit the exhibit hall hoping to find tools to implement the new methods they have discovered. Take advantage of this opportunity to display your products and services to the people who put them to practical usenearly 60% of attendees are classroom teachers. The conference provides you with the perfect occasion to capture the attention of teachers just before the budgeting process begins for the following school year. Put your company in touch with decision makers who influence the purchase of textbooks, trade books, curriculum programs, software and videos, arts and crafts materials, travel and study programs, posters, maps, and other special products and services for educators.
About NCSS Founded in 1921, National Council for the Social Studies has grown to be the largest association in the country devoted solely to social studies education. NCSS engages and supports educators in strengthening and advocating social studies, with more than 26,000 members in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and around the world.
The NCSS Membership
NCSS serves as an umbrella organization for teachers of history, geography, economics, political science, sociology, psychology, anthropology, and law-related education. The membership represents K-12 classroom teachers, college and university faculty members, curriculum designers and specialists, social studies supervisors, and leaders in the various disciplines that constitute the social studies. Meeting in conjunction with NCSS are major affiliate groups representing supervisors, state specialists, university-level faculty, and international educators.