March 23-25, 2018
Town and Country Resort and Convention Center
500 Hotel Circle North
San Diego, CA 92108
The 2018 conference, Tearing Down Walls: Building Connections, Collaboration and Civil Discourse, will continue CCSS's traditional devotion to providing quality professional development focused on new scholarship, research-based strategies, and networking -- all designed to improve the teaching and learning of history/social studies across the state. You can now hit these links to register for, exhibit at (SOLD OUT), and sponsor the conference -- and make hotel reservations!
IN THE WORDS OF CA STATE SUPT. TORLAKSON...
"I would like to encourage you to consider supporting the attendance of administrators and teachers from your district and schools at the upcoming annual conference of the California Council for the Social Studies (CCSS)... Many elements of the conference, from the framing theme to specific programming and activities, will greatly enhance district and school faculty and staff in their efforts to implement priority initiatives of the California Department of Education (CDE) to advance civic education and the new History-Social Science (HSS) Framework."
CIVIC EDUCATION/CIVIL DISCOURSE AT THE CORE!
The conference theme says it all -- CLICK HERE to see the incredible range of offerings advancing civic education and civil discourse, from sessions, workshops and speakers to field trips and great exhibitors, and from film screenings to a Civic Learning Student Showcase to a forum of California's gubernatorial candidates. Not to be missed!