Join us at the

48th Annual Northeast Regional Conference on the Social Studies!


Keynote Presenters:

Larry Paska, Executive Director, NCSS
Bob Bain, Big History Project

For more conference information, including schedule overview, hotel registration, and press kit, go to the NERC48 webpage.

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Nerc Special Events 2.17

Civic Life Project Free Online Informational Workshop

Use the power of digital storytelling in your classroom! Sign up for a free online informational workshop about a new and exciting Professional Development Opportunity offered by the Civic Life Project. Presenter: Dominique Lasseur, co-founder of Civic Life Project When: May 2nd and 3rd, 2018 at 6:00 PM EDT How: Zoom video conference Click here […]

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Civic Life Youth Film Challenge Awards/Screening

The voice of a new generation is here! hate speech, mistrust between police and minority youth, gun laws, DACA. These are topical headlines. However, how often do you view these stories through the lens of high school and college students? CIVIC LIFE PROJECT uses documentary filmmaking as a way to engage students in our democracy. […]

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Celebrate Earth Day at the American Museum of Tort Law

Celebrating Earth Day? Visit the Museum to learn how Tort Law is a powerful force for good in the protection of our Environment. Join us for a  “A Fun, Creative, and Informative Adventure.” Discounted Admission on April 22nd and 23rd for electric or hybrid car drivers.

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NCSS Summer Institutes 2018

Happy summer = happy learning! Join us this summer at our summer institutes. Expand your professional portfolio with these enriching and engaging learning opportunities from NCSS and collaborating organizations, such as C3 Teachers, Religious Freedom Center and Colonial Williamsburg. Attendees will receive a certificate of participation for their records. For our full schedule, more information […]

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Online Learning Opportunities and Upcoming Events from NCSS

2018 Webinars and Institutes Expand your professional portfolio with these enriching and engaging online learning opportunities from NCSS. Our spring 2018 webinars are scheduled for evenings from 7-8 pm ET. Attendees will receive a certificate of participation for their records. To see our full schedule, for more information and to register, please visit Experiential Tour: Education in China (last […]

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News from CSDE

The CSDE will be sponsoring or co-sponsoring three upcoming webinar series that all social studies educators are invited to participate in. We think that these will be valuable for all high school and middle school social studies teachers. All will take place from 3:30-4:30; teachers who cannot participate “live” can receive a link to watch […]

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Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul Teacher Appreciation Tour!

Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul have unveiled plans for a landmark live tour that will benefit TeachRock, the Rock and Roll Forever’s national initiative to bring music curriculum into schools across the country. On this first of its kind tour, the Rock and Roll Forever Foundation will be presenting the TeachRock curriculum through […]

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Holocaust Online Course Begins March 5

Echoes & Reflections: To celebrate one year of offering unparalleled Holocaust resources through our Online Professional Development course, we’re offering a $50 Amazon gift card to all educators who complete our March program. We invite you to see how these powerful materials can make an impact in your classroom. Experts on Holocaust education will guide […]

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CSDE Webinar Series- History and Memory

The CSDE is sponsoring a webinar series related to social studies.  A certificate of attendance is available for those that participate in these webinars. “History and Memory”. This series explores the difference between history and memory, and explores how societies remember the past has a direct impact on the present. Memories of World War I […]

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2018 NCSS Spring Webinars

Expand your professional portfolio with the 2018 NCSS Spring webinar series! Join NCSS for three web-mapping learning opportunities covering tool usage, creating 3-D videos, and mapping current events. You can also sign-up to broaden your professional knowledge in religious studies and the Sikh-American Community. Attendees will receive a certificate of participation for their records. To […]

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Connecticut Foundation for Open Government

First Amendment Project Educators looking for imaginative approaches to enhance their mandated civics requirements might consider a program launched last year by the Connecticut Foundation for Open Government (CFOG). Under the free CFOG First Amendment Project, teams of lawyers and journalists visit participating high school classes to discuss the history and practical applications of First […]

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