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96th NCSS Annual Conference

December 2-4, 2016
Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Washington, DC

Join us for the world's largest and most comprehensive social studies professional development conference as it returns to Washington in December. Attend the 96th NCSS Annual Conference to gain new ideas, resources, and skills as the conference engages you in rich and varied learning opportunities. Join more than 4,000 of your peers from across the U.S. and around the world in Washington, to share the most current knowledge, ideas, and research, and expertise in social studies education.


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The conference is your place to:

  • Learn from over 800 presentations by the leading social studies researchers and practitioners

  • Receive classroom-ready lessons
  • Interact with well-known speakers and educators
  • Discover the latest teaching products and services from more than 150 exhibitors

For every social studies educator, the 2016 NCSS Annual Conference is the place to be!


Discounted registration rates for teachers in DC, Maryland, Virginia, and Delaware!
Save up to 50% off regular registration rates!


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