EVENT

NCSS 2018

Hyatt Regency Chicago
Chicago, IL

The National Council for Social Studies Annual Conference will be held in Chicago, IL, from November 30 through December 2, 2018. This conference provides social studies educators an opportunity to network, learn, and grow together. Join HMH® at NCSS this year!

Join us at booth #1103 to explore our latest solutions

HMH EXHIBITOR SESSION SCHEDULE

Join us Friday and Saturday for comprehensive explorations of the C3 Framework and Geocaching. See the schedule below for details.

FRIDAY

November 30
10:15 am–11:15 am
Girl Scouts and the C3 Framework: Journey Taking Action Projects
  • Speaker: Geraldine Stevens, HMH Product Marketing Director and Sylvia Acevedo, HMH Author and CEO of Girl Scouts of the USA
  • Location: Regency B, West Tower

SATURDAY

December 1
9:00 am–10:00 am
Where in the World? Geocaching, Google, and Carmen Sandiego
  • Speaker: Geraldine Stevens, HMH Product Marketing Director and Susan Geidner, ITC Director-Library Media Specialist, Avoca West Elementary School, Glenview, IL
  • Location: Roosevelt 1AB, East Tower
HMH IN-BOOTH PRESENTATION SCHEDULE

Visit Booth #1103 for two days of informative, engaging, and exciting presentations to stay up to date on the latest social studies solutions. Join our scavenger hunt to find Carmen Sandiego at NCSS for a chance to win some swag by following @leadandlearn.

Friday, November 30, 2018

11:00 am
HMH Social Studies and Online Featured Sites
11:30 am
HMH Social Studies: Promoting Inquiry
1:00 pm
HMH Social Studies and HISTORY®
1:30 pm
HMH Social Studies Judicial Inquiries
2:00 pm
HMH Social Studies and Reading Support in the Digital Age
2:30 pm
HMH Social Studies and Close Reading
3:00 pm
Into Social Studies and Reading Support
3:30 pm
Into Social Studies and Close Reading
4:00 pm
Into Social Studies: Integrating SS and Literacy
4:30 pm
Into Social Studies and Google Expeditions

Saturday, December 1, 2018

8:30 am
HMH Social Studies and Google Expeditions
9:00 am
HMH Social Studies and Online Featured Sites
9:30 am
HMH Social Studies: Promoting Inquiry
10:00 am
HMH Social Studies and HISTORY
10:30 am
HMH Social Studies Judicial Inquiries
11:00 am
HMH Social Studies and Reading Support in the Digital Age
11:30 am
HMH Social Studies and Close Reading
1:00 pm
Into Social Studies and Reading Support
1:30 pm
Into Social Studies and Close Reading
2:00 pm
Into Social Studies: Integrating SS and Literacy
2:30 pm
Into Social Studies and Google Expeditions
IN-BOOTH SPEAKERS & ACTIVITIES

From exciting, interactive explorations of Chicago to engaging meet and greets with leading social studies experts, visit HMH Booth #1103 for a truly inspiring experience.

Are You Prepared to Track Down Carmen Sandiego?

The hunt is on! We're tracking down Carmen Sandiego and we need your help. Stop by our booth to pick up your mission report and learn how to play. Should you be the first to find Carmen, you'll be rewarded with awesome prizes.

Can't make it to NCSS and want to play along? Follow us on twitter @leadandlearn to join in and watch the action unfold.

Get ready for a memorable experience! Meet HMH authors and thought leaders to learn about what drives their passion for education.

Sylvia Acevedo
HMH Author and CEO, Girl Scouts of America
Carol Jago
HMH Author and Associate Director, California Reading & Literature Project at UCLA
Sponsorships
Council of State Social Studies Specialists (CS4) Dinner Event

CS4 provides a vehicle for the exchange of ideas among the specialists, consultants, and supervisors who have responsibilities for social studies education in the various state departments of education/public instruction.

National Social Studies Supervisors Association (NSSSA) Luncheon

NSSSA promotes the common interest of social studies supervisors in instruction, curriculum materials, research, teacher training, and social action. Based on the belief that interaction between teachers and students is the most vital element of an education system, NSSSA encourages and assists in the development of social studies instruction.

NCSS President’s Breakfast

Celebrate excellence as outstanding classroom teachers are recognized with the presentation of the annual Teacher of the Year awards, and hear the NCSS President deliver the Presidential address.