Learn about the most important and pressing issues related to teaching social studies at the 2020 NCSS Virtual Conference. Find out more here.
We teamed up with the National Council for the Social Studies to give away a professional development library of their best-selling books plus complimentary registration for the 2020 NCSS Virtual Conference: Advancing Social Justice (December 4-6, 2020).
NCSS is kicking off its 100th-anniversary celebration with its first-ever virtual conference, featuring:
- 200+ hours of social studies content
- keynote speakers, such as Chelsea Clinton, Nikole Hannah-Jones, and Ken Burns.
- virtual exhibit hall highlighting the latest social studies products and services
- virtual networking opportunities
- valuable CEUs and college credit
Here’s a list of the social studies PD books included:
- Teaching Writing in the Social Studies
- Inquiry Design Model: Building Inquiries in Social Studies
- Blueprinting an Inquiry-Based Curriculum: Planning with the Inquiry Design Model
- Social Studies for the Next Generation: The C3 Framework for Social Studies
- Prize Package(s)
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- Prizing: One (1) grand-prize winner will receive one (1) complimentary registration to the 2020 NCSS Virtual Conference plus four (4) social studies professional development books. (Value: $384.80) Two (2) runners-up will each receive conference one (1) complimentary registration to the 2020 NCSS Virtual Conference. (Value: $265/each).
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