2015 Calendar of Events

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March 6 - 8, 2015

Washington State Council for the Social Studies Leadership Retreat
The Power of Stories: From Native Washington to Global Movements
Campbell’s Resort - Lake Chelan, WA

Featuring a K-12 STUDY CANADA exhibit and two sessions connecting to Canada:

“Beat Nation: Spoken Word, Music and Civic Participation in Canada” presented by Paulette Thompson, K-12 STUDY CANADA Teacher Associate

“The Stories We Tell: Improving Literacy Skills and Knowledge about Cross-Border Tribal Connections to Canada” presented by Tina Storer, Western Washington University and Dr. Jioanna Carjuzaa, Montana State University


October 14 - 17, 2015

23rd Biennial Conference of the
Association of Canadian Studies in the United States
New Horizons in Canadian Studies
Tuscany Suites and Casino - Las Vegas, NV

The education panel will feature K-12 best practice models presented by Tina Storer, Western Washington University, Betsy Arntzen, University of Maine, and Amy Sotherden (Chair), SUNY Plattsburgh.

For additional information, visit the ACSUS 23rd Biennial Conference page.


November 13 - 15, 2015

95th NCSS Annual Conference
November 13-15, 2015
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center - New Orleans, Louisiana

Join social studies educators from around the world in New Orleans to celebrate social responsibility! Sessions, poster presentations and pre-conference clinics will reflect the conference theme, advocate for Social Studies education at the school, community, and/or state level, offer connections to one or more College, Career, and Civic Life (C3) Framework for Social Studies State Standards dimensions, or focus on one of the following subthemes that celebrate: Human Rights; Celebrate Social Studies and the Young Learner; Sustainability; Global Citizenship-Past and Present; Excellence in Social Studies Education (Pedagogy & Content Knowledge)

Download the Canada at NCSS 2015 schedule (Coming Soon) to see the many professional development opportunities available at the conference. The National Resource Centers on Canada look forward to meeting you there! Be sure to drop by our exhibit booth in International Alley of the Exhibit Hall at the convention center.

To learn more about the conference and to register, visit www.socialstudies.org
Registration / additional information will be available soon.