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  • 24 Jun 2019 3:23 PM | Anonymous

    The 2019 Fall Symposium on empowering students in social studies is not to be missed!

    Come learn with us about designing engaging learning spaces with and for students, creating a culture that stimulates creativity, and inspiring students to take action in meaningful ways in their schools and communities. The day will feature presentations by education experts and sessions dedicated to strategies and resources around student voice, choice, and taking action.

    All educators with passion for teaching and learning in social studies are encouraged to join us.

    2019 Fall Symposium Registration

  • 26 Apr 2019 1:59 PM | Anonymous

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  • 10 Apr 2019 6:05 PM | Anonymous

    Do you want to be an advocate for Social Studies?


    District representatives from ODD NUMBERED districts are currently up for election, as is the position of President Elect…


    The District Representatives in ODD numbered districts shall serve a two (2) year term beginning July 1, 2019.


    District representatives shall:

    1. attend monthly Executive Board meetings.  These are conducted over the phone.

    2. work toward the achievement of MCSS objectives and strategies;

    3. serve on one of the Strategic Plan Action Teams;

    4. become familiar with  the MCSS By Laws and Policies;

    5. assist in identifying community resources in their districts;

    6. serve to communicate issues and opportunities to their constituents in their districts;

    7. submit pertinent District news article to the council’s official publications;

    8. represent their districts in advocacy efforts;

    9. attend the MCSS Annual meeting and assist at state conferences;

    10. Serve on various State level committees and testify at various hearings on pertinent social studies issues should the need arise.


    The President Elect shall serve 1 term as President Elect, 1 term as President, 1 as Past President:

    1. submit goals and objectives at the beginning of his/her term which may be carried over into their term as president;

    2. assist the president as directed by the Executive Board;

    3. perform duties of the President in the President’s absence;

    4. fill an unexpired term of President in the event that a vacancy should occur;

    5. serve on the State Conference Program Committee;

    6. perform such duties and have such powers as are provided in these By-Laws or a directed by the President and/or the Executive Board.


    If interested in running for any of these positions, please fill out the brief application at: MCSS Elections 2019 by April 30, 2019



  • 20 Mar 2019 2:21 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    MCSS Awards will be given out at our fall regional conference.  Nominate a deserving educator today!  

  • 20 Mar 2019 2:17 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    We want to hear from you!  Take the MCSS member survey here:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HFNNG59

  • 27 Feb 2019 7:54 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

    Check it out here!  https://event.crowdcompass.com/mcss2019

  • 16 Sep 2018 8:56 AM | Anonymous

    Are you interested in challenging your students 3-12 in a multitude of social studies topics? Click here to visit the MCSS Social Studies Olympiad page for more information and to register! 

  • 13 Aug 2018 1:35 PM | Anonymous

    Save the Dates! MCSS Annual Conference is being held March 22 and 23 on the Hope College Campus in Holland, MI. 

  • 20 May 2018 8:07 PM | Anonymous

    Experience an in-depth look at the life of one of America’s greatest presidents with our “Life of Lincoln” motor coach tour. The 4-day, 3-night tour includes a special visit to the new Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum in Springfield, Illinois. We’ll also tour Lincoln’s New Salem State Historic Site, the Lincoln Home in Springfield, the Lincoln Tomb in Oak Ridge Cemetery, and much more! 

    For more information Click here

  • 20 Mar 2018 9:02 PM | Anonymous

    Unfortunately, we have had to close both 2 day registrations and registration for Friday, but that doesn't mean you have to miss out!  Conference space is still available for Saturday. Please register soon as space is limited and you won't want to miss out on our great speaker line-up.

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