The California Council for the Social Studies is the largest state professional organization for teachers, administrators, and curriculum specialist in California social studies education. With a membership of 600, CCSS includes professionals at elementary, middle, senior high, college and university levels spanning the disciplines of history, geography, political science, economics, sociology, anthropology, psychology as well as the humanities and visual and performing arts. All of these levels and areas of interest are represented at the conference by attendees and presenters. Annual conferences generally attract around 1500 attendees.
CCSS is committed to quality social studies education for all students at all levels. At this year’s conference, more than 125 sessions and workshops will reflect the entire spectrum of social studies education designed to assist teachers in the elementary, middle and senior high school classrooms.