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NCSS publishes short listings of free resources that might be of interest to our members. Decisions on publication of these free announcements is at NCSS sole discretion. Inclusion here does not imply an endorsement or recommendation by NCSS.

NCSS Journals for Spring!

The March/April issues of Social Education and Social Studies and the Young Learner will soon arrive in mailboxes, and the articles are posted online now. A few articles are "open access," free PDFs at www.socialstudies.org/publications/archives.

Rock the Vote's Democracy Class is a one-period, civics education lesson plan that teaches high school students about the importance of voting, the history behind it, and registers them to vote. The program uses popular culture, video, a mock election, and classroom discussion to excite students about participating in our democracy and enable them to recognize the power that comes with voting.

Educators can download the materials needed to teach Democracy Class for free from http://rtvote.com/i7TIcv

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9-11 "Anniversary in the Schools" (webinar for classrooms)

The 9/11 Memorial Museum invites teachers and students to participate in Anniversary in the Schools, a FREE webinar commemorating the 16th anniversary of 9/11. The webinar, broadcast from inside the 9/11 Memorial Museum, connects students and teachers from around the world with Museum staff and guest speakers to learn about the attacks and the importance of commemoration.
April 28, 2017 to April 29, 2017
2017 Annual MCSS Conference Theme" "I’s for the Prize - Inquiry, Integration and Ingenuity"
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April 28, 2017 to April 29, 2017
2017 Annual MCSS Conference Theme" "I’s for the Prize - Inquiry, Integration and Ingenuity"
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Frederick Douglass Coin (U.S. Mint)

Elementary and middle school teachers will want to know that The U.S. Mint has announced the release of the 2017 Frederick Douglass National Historic Site quarter, the 37th coin to be released in the "America the Beautiful" Quarters Program.
For more information on Frederick Douglass, the Frederick Douglass National Historic Site and the Frederick Douglass NHS Quarter, visit: https://www.usmint.gov/mint_programs/atb/index5965.html?local=FrederickD....

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