The Mission of the Georgia Council for the Social Studies is to advocate for, support, and celebrate the advancement of quality social studies teaching for Georgia students.

The Vision of the Georgia Council for the Social Studies is to prepare students to be knowledgeable, effective decision makers and engaged citizens in a globally interdependent world.

2018 Conference is October 11-12 at the Classic Center in Athens, GA

 

2018 GCSS Pre-Conference Flyer 

A Message From The GCSS President David Kendrick

2018 GCSS Conference Registration

2018 GCSS Conference Registration Fees

If you would like further assistance with conference registration, contact Cheryle Potterf at registration@classiccenter.com or Pam Knauer at pam.knauer@cox.net or pknauer@mgresa.us

 

Click Here to Download the 2018 GCSS Conference Program

2018 Advertisers Request Form

2018 Exhibit Space Request Form

Top 10 Reasons Whay Social Studies Teachers Should Attend the GCSS Conference

2018 Call For Annual Conference Proposal Forms

2018 GCSS Conference Hotel Information

The cutoff reservation date for all of the 2018 GCSS Conference hotels is September 19th, 2018. Please read the instructions on the Housing Bureau site before booking rooms.

Note the following Athens Housing Bureau guidelines, also:

 

1.All reservation requests must be made through the Athens CVB via the online housing system

(Meetingmax) if attendees want to utilize the 2018 GCSS Conference rates.

2.Mailed, faxed and phone requests will be accepted only as an alternative if the guest is unable to make his/her reservation online.

3.Only hotels listed on the Housing Bureau website are 2018 GCSS Conference discounted rooms.

4.Rooms are available on a first come-first serve on a space available basis.

5.Loyalty points can be awarded but not redeemed for free rooms.

6.No block codes are needed.

7.Hotels may charge for parking.

8.A block of 20 rooms may be reserved at a time.

Click Here for 2018 GCSS Conference Hotel Reservations

 

 

 

 


2017 Annual Conference (Archive)

2017 Annual Conference Award Winners

2017 Annual Conference

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2017 Annual Conference Registration Form

Registration has been extended until October 4, 2017

(If any system or individual would like a paper copy of the registration form, contact Pam Knauer at pam.knauer@cox.net.)

 

Join Us in Athens! A Letter from GCSS President Pamela Roach

Top Ten Reasons to Attend the 2017 GCSS Conference

2017 Call For Annual Conference Proposal Forms

2017 Exhibit Space Reservation Form

2017 Request for Advertising Space

2017 Hotel Information

 

 

 


2016 Annual Conference (Archive)

2016  Awards

Chris Cannon - President GCSS; Kim Weston - Social Studies Coordinator, DeKalb County Schools; Jason Butler (DeKalb Early College Academy) Gwen Hutcheson Outstanding Educator; and Eddie Bennett - Executive Director GCSS.

 

Chris Cannon - GCSS President; Joe Feinberg (Georgia State University) Gwen Hutcheson Outstanding Educator 2016; Eddie Bennett - GCSS Executive Director

 

Chris Cannon - GCSS President; Jeff Burns (Ola High School) Gwen Hutcheson Outstanding Educator 2016; Eddie Bennett - GCSS Executive Director

 

Massie Heritage Center, Savannah
Chris Cannon - GCSS President;   Ayela Khuro, Chris Mercer and Rachel Bradshaw of the Massie Heritage Center; and Eddie Bennett - GCSS Executive Director
 
 
Chris Cannon - GCSS President; Jesse Evans (Cedar Shoals High School) - Teacher of Promise Award Winner 2016,  and Eddie Bennett - GCSS Executive Director
 
 
 
Chris Cannon, Brittany Upshaw (Peek's Chapel Elementary School) - Teacher of Promise Award Winner 2016; and Eddie Bennett - GCSS Executive Director

 

 

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2015 Annual Conference (Archive)

DOWNLOAD THE 2015 GCSS CONFERENCE PROGRAM

 


 

2014 Annual Conference (Archive)

Eddie Bennett and Mary Stakes celebrating with Diane Sloan on her 10th anniversary as GCSS Conference Coordinator

 

The 2014 annual conference of the Georgia Council for the Social Studies was held Oct. 16-17 at the Athens Classic Center

 

Download The 2014 Conference Program