NSSSA Conference Information & Resources
We're excited about learning together with you! Our one day conference is Thursday, November 30 and provides the perfect jump start to a full weekend of social studies awesomeness!
Be an NSSSA Sponsor
We'd love to connect you and your organization with our NSSSA members! Exhibiting at the 2023 conference is just one of the ways that put you in touch with curriculum specialists, district supervisors, department chairs, and teacher leaders from across the country.
But we would love to work with with you the entire year! Learn more by contacting:
The Leader Fall 2023
Our Fall 2023 journal has an amazing list of articles, resources, and information. Learn more about civil conversations in the classroom, developing teacher leaders, connecting current events with the past, and much more!
2022 Mel Miller
Sugar Land, Texas
2023 Mel Miller Social Studies
Winner announced November 30, 2023!
2022 Conference Materials
Weren't able to make the 2022 Conference but want to grab some conference materials?
Go to the Members Only section
2022 Keynote - Donna Phillips
Center for Civic Education
Learn more about NSSSA state-level affiliated groups
NSSSA Leader Webinar Series
We're excited to offer a new season of learning for 2023 - 2024. Many of our webinars are led by NSSSA conference sponsors and exhibitors. So if you can't make it to Nashville, this is the next best thing! (And be sure to scroll down to access resources from our past sessions.)
Teaching the Whole Story: Integrating Diverse Voices into Your Social Studies Curriculum
iCivics: Harmony in Our Story
ChatGPT and AI in the Social Studies
Ed Finney - Schodack HS NY, Peter Paccone - San Marino HS CA, Avery Pan - Class Companion CEO, & Jeff Swisher - Hammond City Schools IN
Joan Jahelka & Emily Ann Richards
Integrating Social Studies into the Elementary Classroom
Dr. Darren Guido - Caesar Rodney Schools, DE
What’s On the Agenda? Developing Engaging and Meaningful Opportunities
Dr. Montra Rogers - Social Studies School Services
Civil Conversations with Complicated Topics
Joe Schmidt - Bill of Rights Institute & Nichelle Pinkney - Klein ISD. TX
Teaching Under-Represented Women
Dr. Tuyen Tran - UC Davis & Cindy Matta - UCLA
Katie Lauffer - Savvas Publishing