Third Circuit to Host Essay Contest for 5th & 6th Grade Classes

The Courts, Community, and Rule of Law Committee of the Judicial Council of the Third Circuit announced today that it is hosting an essay contest for 5th and 6th grade […]

2021/2022 Social Studies Journal

We are excited to share the 2021/2022 issue of Social Studies Journal (SSJ), a publication of the Pennsylvania Council for the Social Studies.

January 2022 Issue of The Point

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Middle States Council for Social Studies

Conference & Award Nominations Kevin Wagner, the program chair for 7-12 social studies at Carlisle Area High School, a past PCSS Board member, frequent conference presenter, and current board member […]

December 2021 Issue of The Point

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November 2021 Issue of The Point

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Twenty Years Later: September 11, 2001

The other day, I asked the children I was working with, not yet born twenty years ago on September 11, 2001, if they knew about the importance of today’s date, […]

September 2021 Issue of The Point

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August 2021 Issue of The Point

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July 2021 Issue of The Point

July 2021 Issue of The Point

The State of State Standards for Civics and U.S. History in 2021

The Thomas B. Fordham Institute just released a new report that evaluates what states expect K-12 students to learn in two key subjects: Civics and U.S. History. The in-depth standards […]

Social Studies PLC Eblast

June is Immigrant Heritage Month. Established in June 2014, it gives people across the United States an opportunity to annually explore their own heritage and celebrate the shared diversity that […]

June 2021 Issue of The Point

June 2021 Issue of The Point

May 2021 Issue of The Point

May 2021 Issue of The Point

April 2021 Issue of The Point

April 2021 Issue of The Point