Affiliate of the National Council for the Social Studies


59TH ANNUAL CCSS CONFERENCE

 February 28-March 1, 2020

Hilton Orange County/Costa Mesa

3050 Bristol Street

Costa Mesa, CA 92626

The 2020 conference, A 2020 Vision for Social Studies: Preparing Today's Students for College, Career, and Civic Life , will continue CCSS's traditional devotion to providing quality professional development focused on new scholarship, research-based strategies, and networking -- all designed to improve the teaching and learning of history/social studies across the state...Click Here


Census 2020 Curriculum Training

The Sacramento County Office of Education in partnership with the Los Angeles County Office of Education has developed curriculum modules at the 5th, 8th, 11th, and 12th grades designed to teach students about the U.S. Census and get them excited to advocate for a complete county in 2020.

Come to a FREE training of this curriculum to learn how you can teach about the 2020 Census without disrupting your schedule.

  • November 15, 2019 in the Fresno area
  • December 10, 2019 at Butte County Office of Education, 1859 Bird St, Oroville, CA 95965

To register for any of the trainings, at no cost, go to
http://bit.ly/CensusRollout

Learn more on the attached flyer or contact

Michelle M. Herczog, Ed.D.
Coordinator III, History-Social Science
Los Angeles County Office of Education
Herczog_Michelle@lacoe.edu
(562) 922-6908

Call for Authors

 The 2019-20 issue of the Social Studies Review (SSR) will investigate the theme, Preparing our Students for College, Career, and Civic Life. If you are interested in writing a short article on this topic, please contact the editor of the SSR, Al Rocca. His email is: arocca@simpsonu.edu

The New Social Studies Review (SSR) is Here!

"Technology in History-Social Science Education"

*MEMBER? SIGN IN AND CLICK HERE FOR ACCESS
*NOT A MEMBER? SEE THE TABLE OF CONTENTS HERE AND GET ADDITIONAL INFO HERE

THE CIVICS ACTION AWARD

This year CCSS called out the Assembly Education Committee Chair, Honorable Patrick O'Donnell, as our Civics Action Award recipient. Hear his encouraging words about the central role that our core academic discipline should play in the education of every California student.

2019 CIVIC LEARNING AWARD


Please see the following Civic Learning Award webinar on how to complete the 2019 Civic Learning Award application

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0O_JWH6qvCo

The Civic Learning Award application is open to all California public schools until January 17, 2020. The following are helpful links that can also be shared:

You can also visit our awards page for more information.

Kind regards,

Cynthia Miranda, Communications Analyst

Public Affairs

Judicial Council of California

455 Golden Gate Avenue, San Francisco, California 94102-3688

415-865-8909 |Cynthia.Miranda@jud.ca.gov | newsroom.courts.ca.gov


CCSS SPONSORS & PARTNERS

LATEST NEWS


CALL FOR BOOK REVIEWS
SOCIAL STUDIES REVIEW

Have you read a great history, geography, of political science book recently? Maybe you just finished a fascinating biography. You can share your reading experience with our CCSS membership by submitting a short summary. Limit your response to 1000 words.

Email your book review to the editor of the Social Studies Review: al51rocca@gmail.com

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NEW H-SS FRAMEWORK

State Board of Education approves NEW H-SS Framework. In an effort to support our schools districts across the state we have provided open access to volume 54 of the  Social Studies Review focusing on the integration of history-social studies outcomes aligned to LCAP priorities. CLICK HERE to download your copy today.



UPCOMING EVENTS


YOUR LOCAL COUNCILS ARE
PLANNING UPCOMING EVENTS

Please visit their pages for more information... CLICK HERE


We appreciate the generous support from our sponsors and their dedication to quality history-social studies education.

If you are interested in becoming a CCSS sponsor or placing an advertisement in one of our publications, please contact us at info@ccss.org.


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