Arizona Geographic Alliance

GeoConference 2018 Arizona’s official advocate for a geographically literate society… The Arizona Geographic Alliance (AzGA) is statewide organization, a member of the National Geographic Network of Alliances for Geographic Education and an affiliate of the Arizona Council for the Social Studies. AzGA’s mission is to promote geography education and advocate for geographic literacy Registration for the conference will open in Spring

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2018 Arizona Council for History Education Annual Conference

The 2018 A.C.H.E. Conference – Saturday, August 25, 2018 Salt River Project Corporate Office located in Tempe Uncovering History: Reasoning and Inquiry in History Education The  Arizona Council for History Education – ACHE – will hold its annual conference on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at the SRP Corporate Office. Registration open for the  2018 conference here! The theme for this

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ADE Social Studies Resources & Opportunities

August 2017 ADE Social Studies Newsletter – ADE_August 2017 Arizona Department of Education Standards Review Process Social Studies Standards Review Want to check out the whole process and leave feedback? Excellence in Civic Engagement School Recognition Program Any Arizona public or charter school that demonstrates pervasive implementation of the six proven practices in civic learning will be designated as an “Arizona

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iCivics Arizona – Training for Teachers

Free training for teachers at Upper Elementary, Middle and High School Levels… Promote Civic Engagement Through iCivics.org Thursday, September 28, 2017 or Tuesday, October 3, 2017 9:00 am –4:30 pm Free training at the Arizona Foundation for Legal Services and Education iCivics Resources   iCivics Arizona is a program of the Arizona Supreme Court and the Arizona Foundation for Legal

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iCivics

The Arizona Foundation for Legal Services and Education offers many resources for K-12 teachers in the area of teaching law and civics to students. Law for Kids Civics/American Government Newly re-designed: OurCourts is now iCivics It has an expanded mission to include more than just the judicial branch and it is a whole new redesigned site with more games and

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Arizona Humanities

Look soon for nominations process for the 2018 Humanities Award Long-time ACSS member and social studies teacher at Cave Creek High School Barbara Hatch will be honored by Arizona Humanities with the 2017 Friend of the Humanities Award on February 24, 2017 in Phoenix. Arizona Humanities  offers teachers many opportunities for professional development, learning opportunities, and speakers for the classroom throughout

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2018 Arizona Council for the Social Studies Annual Fall Conference

Stay tuned for details on the 2018 ACSS Conference “Ready…Set…Global…” 2017 Conference Was Held on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Camelback High School in Phoenix Download Conference Flyer Here. Please download and share with your colleagues. The ACSS Annual Fall Conference was a great and must-do event for Arizona’s K-12 teachers. NCSS Executive Director Dr. Larry Paska inspired the group

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Dr. Robert J. Stahl Student Teacher Scholarship Award

For Pre-service teachers in their final two years before certification… Plan now to apply before May 15, 2018. Winner to be announced in July, 2018 and honored at the 2018 ACSS Conference. The Robert J. Stahl Student Teacher Scholarship Award was established in 2008, in honor of ASU Professor Emeritus Robert J. Stahl, to support an Arizona pre-service student teacher who

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