Becoming a Member
Join or Renew today to receive the benefits of membership.
Annual Conference - CCSS members receive reduced registration rates for the annual conference.
Publications – CCSS members receive a copy of the Social Studies Review, a professional journal with articles and teaching ideas related to history-social science; and quarterly publications of the Sunburst, an electronic newsletter connecting you to social studies professional development, training opportunities, and teaching and learning resources.
Leadership Opportunities – CCSS members are invited to participate on committees to provide leadership in the areas of Curriculum & Instruction, Diversity and Social Justice, Governmental Relations, Membership, Professional Standards and Awards, and Publications.
Legislative Representation – CCSS members are encouraged to engage in advocacy efforts and have access to current and critical statewide legislative news related to history-social studies education.
Professional Recognition – CCSS members join in the recognition and celebration of excellence in social studies leadership, programs and teaching at the elementary, middle, secondary, and higher education levels.