The Connecticut Council for the Social Studies:

Promoting the social studies through service to teachers

An affiliate of the National Council for the Social Studies.



Connecticut Elementary and Secondary Social Studies Frameworks

The State Board of Education passed the new Social Studies Frameworks on February 4, 2015.

A Roadmap for Teaching History, Civics, Economics, and Geography

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The CCSS is proud to endorse

CCSU Professor & CCSS Legislative Liaison

Dr. John Tully

for the National Council for the Social Studies Board of Directors


An electronic ballot was e-mailed to NCSS members in January of 2015. 

Yankee Post- March, 2015

Read about what’s going on in social studies in CT and the nation. New issue with information about the roll-out of the new Social Studies Frameworks, CCSS events, and professional opportunities as well as issues from around the country about some states’ efforts to censor what kids learn in social studies classes. Read…YP Mar’15

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