OCSS Mission Statement

The Ohio Council for the Social Studies serves as the premier voice for social studies professionals in Ohio.  We advocate for the vital role of social studies and assist educators through professional development for the delivery of effective and innovative…

Social Studies Life Hacks

“Was there something that really worked for you this week? Life hack?A particular video? Tech approach? Topic? Share your own quick video on this Flipgrid and watch quick tips from other social studies teachers.” Social Studies Life Hacks

2018 OCSS Executive Board Election Results

  Here are the results of the 2018 OCSS Board Election   Secretary Full Term Commencing January 1, 2018 Chris Dyer Southeast Representative Full Term Commencing January 1, 2018 Jennifer Hinkle Treasurer Full Term Commencing January 1, 2018 Megan List…

OCSS News

Save Social Studies In Ohio!

URGENT ACTION NEEDED: Help Us Save Social Studies in Ohio The State School Board will meet on Sept 18th and 19th to consider a proposal urging the Ohio Legislature to turn the clock back by eliminating or consolidating required end-of-course…

OCSS Conference Registration

Building Civic Literacies Across the Curriculum 2018 62nd Annual Ohio Council for the Social Studies/ Great Lakes Regional Conference https://ocss.org/registration/  

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Summer 2018 Announcements

What really worked for you and your students last year? Come share with colleagues all over the state at the annual OCSS Conference in Dublin. This year, the council is also pleased to be home to the 2018 Great Lakes Regional…

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Ohio Council of Social Studies Mission Statement

The Ohio Council for the Social Studies serves as the premier voice for social studies professionals in Ohio.  We advocate for the vital role of social studies and assist educators through professional development for the delivery of effective and innovative…

Learn More