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.

GCSS 2017 Hotel Conference Information

MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS AT THESE CONFERENCE HOTELS

 

GCSS has reserved a block of rooms at the following hotels. Any rooms being reserved after the cutoff dates will be at the regular rate. Be sure and tell the hotel that you are with the Georgia Council for the Social Studies Conference and register early. The cut-off date for making a reservation in the block of rooms held varies by hotel. Please note the deadline for each hotel.

 

Hyatt Place- 412 N. Thomas Drive Athens, GA 30601

Rates: $159.00 a night for all rooms     $10.00 Daily parking fee per vehicle Reservations: 1-888-492-8847   Group Code: GCSS

A direct link to reserve rooms is not available at this time but will be posted when it becomes available. Group Code: GCSS

   Reservation Deadline:  September 11, 2017

Due to construction delays, The Hyatt Place opening has been moved to October 11th. They will only take reservations two weeks before the conference so you may want to make reservations at one of the other hotels. More rooms have been added to the blocks except for the Hilton Garden Inn.

 

Graduate Athens- 295 East Dougherty Street, Athens, GA 30601      Rates:  $ 119.00 a night for all rooms.

  Reservations: 706/549-7020

Group Code:  SS1017   GCSS Booking Link        Reservation Deadline:  September 14, 2017

 

Hilton Garden Inn - 390 East Washington Street, Athens, GA 30601 Rates:  $144.00 a night all rooms-  Parking Fee waived.

  Reservations: 706/353-6800

Group Code: 00GSS    

Reservation Deadline:  September 22, 2017

Reservation Link

 

Holiday Inn – 197 East Broad Street, Athens, GA 30603 Rates:  $99.00 a night for all room.

  Reservations: 706-549-4433 Group Code: GCS

  Reservation Deadline:  September 27, 2017

Reservation Link

 

Holiday Inn Express- 513 W. Broad Street, Athens, GA 30603. Rates:  $89.00 a night for all rooms

  Reservations: 706-549-4433 Group Code: GCS

  Reservation Deadline:  September 27, 2017

Reservation Link

 

Courtyard Marriott-166 North Finley Avenue, Athens, GA 30601 Rates: $112.00 a night for all rooms

Reservations: 706-369-7000 If you call for reservations rather than book online, mention that you are with the Georgia Council for the Social Studies to receive the group rate.

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   Reservation Deadline: September 20, 2017