Arkansas Council for the Social Studies
WELCOME TO THE ACSS WEBSITE!
This site is dedicated to Arkansas social studies educators. Members of Arkansas Council for the Social Studies include elementary, middle and secondary, private and public, university professors and instructors, school administrators, and non-educational professionals who recognize the importance of a strong social studies background for our young citizens.
2018 Summer Professional Development Workshops
What do formative assessment, differentiation, disciplinary literacy, and the TESS domains have in common? INQUIRY! It is steeped in all of them. Educators and curriculum specialists join us in June for an action-packed day exploring the many facets of Inquiry. Daily Schedule: 8:30-3:30.
Check the summer schedule for dates and locations. Sessions with less than 10 participants will be cancelled. Just click the RESOURCES tab at the top of this page.
The Economics of Sports
*June 28-29, 2018
Membership Has Benefits!
Professional Development with the Department of Arkansas Heritage
The Department of Arkansas Heritage is hosting professional development workshops at a variety of locations in Arkansas throughout the 2018 summer.
For more information, go to our RESOURCES page, or to sign up for a workshop, please follow this link:
Updates and Announcements
we are currently accepting nominations for the following 2018 awards:
MARSHA COLEMAN AWARD FOR NOVICE TEACHERS
K-8 TEACHER OF THE YEAR
9-12 TEACHER OF THE YEAR
UNIVERSITY EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR
FRIEND OF SOCIAL STUDIES
ACSS MEMBER OF THE YEAR
congratulations to our ACSS 2017 Award Winners: