The NHCSS Teacher of the Year Award Deadline is coming up in January. Do you know a special teacher who deserves this recognition? Please direct them to our website for application information. There are also several other grants and awards with upcoming deadlines.
NHCSS Teacher of the Year Award: $1,000The New Hampshire Council for the Social Studies (NHCSS) strives to promote social studies education in New Hampshire. Teacher support and recognition are a large part of this mission. To that end, NHCSS has established the annual Teacher of the Year Award.
Nominations for the NHCSS Teacher of the Year are sought in the fall and winter. The deadline for nominations is January 15 of each year. The NHCSS Teacher of the Year will be honored at the New Hampshire "Excellence in Education Program" (known as the "EDies") in June and will have a table for them and their family at the event. In addition, the recipient will be awarded a year's membership in NHCSS, will be recognized at the NHCSS Annual Conference in the fall, and will receive a cash award.
Nominees for the NHCSS Teacher of the Year should…
Nominations may be made by anyone, but must include the following:
You Can Help Make the NCSS Annual Conference Your Conference!
Deadline: February 26, 2017
NCSS invites you to submit a proposal to present a session and to review presentation proposals for selection by the program planning committee. Submit a Proposal
Yesterday-Today-Tomorrow: Building the Future of Social Studies
Who we teach, what we teach, and how we teach are the bedrock issues of social studies education. Thoughtful discussion and collegial exchange devoted to these issues can only make the profession stronger.
The National WWII Museum in New Orleans just opened up applications for its third annual Summer Teacher Institute. Participants spend a week here at the Museum learning from top WW2 scholars, analyzing artifacts in our vault, reviewing innovative curriculum resources, and practicing strategies for making World War II more relatable and interesting for today’s students. Participants also earn six hours of graduate credit and have the opportunity to travel to Pearl Harbor, Hawaii for an extended look at WWII sites on Oahu. Perhaps best of all, the program (including travel) is free for the thirty or so teachers we accept each year.
Full details and the application itself are located at nationalww2museum.org/institute
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