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Upcoming Dates

September 22, 2017

Last Day to Register for the PCSS Conference at the "early bird" rate.  The rate increases from $115 to $150 on 9/22/17!

 

October 19-21, 2017
PCSS State Conference (Harrisburg)

October 19, 2017
Choices Program- Act 70 (Harrisburg)

 

 

 

 

Pennslyvania Council for the Social Studies

PCSS promotes quality Social Studies education from kindergarten to higher learning by:

  1. Advocating the Social Studies at all levels of education in Pennsylvania.
  2. Promoting the analysis, dissemination and evaluation of Social Studies materials.
  3. Examining and recommending certification requirements for teachers.
  4. Assisting educators in organizing local Social Studies councils for professional development.
  5. Cooperating with schools, districts, intermediate units and other interested parties on Social Studies projects.

Latest News from PCSS

PCSS ELECTION RESULTS 2017

President Elect: Dr. Rachel Finley Bowman Recording Secretary: Kristy Snider   Board Members: 2017-2020 Kevin Allen Wagner         Cheryl Stropko                 Jim Kearney                     Jason Raia                         Joe Anthes                         Harry Cooper (Appointed to fill […]

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PCSS Fall, 2017 Newsletter

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Exhibitor Contract for 2017 State Conference

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Is a Civics Test in Your Future?

SENATE BILL > No. 723 > Session of 2017 > INTRODUCED BY RAFFERTY, DINNIMAN, LANGERHOLC, MARTIN, FOLMER, AUMENT, > SCARNATI, FONTANA, ARGALL, HUTCHINSON, WAGNER, McGARRIGLE, REGAN, > ALLOWAY, McILHINNEY, SABATINA, […]

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Act 70 Workshop- Choices Program

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PCSS State Conference Registration

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Bill Would Require Schools to Teach Students How to Identify Fake News

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – A state lawmaker says Pennsylvania’s schools should be teaching students how to spot fake news on social media. State Rep. Tim Briggs (D-Montgomery) introduced legislation this […]

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NCSS is coming to Pennsylvania in 2022!!

  NCSS is coming to Pennsylvania in 2022!! The Pennsylvania Council of the Social Studies is pleased to announce the city of Philadelphia has been selected to host the National […]

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