The theme for the Fall 2017 Texas State Social Studies Supervisors' Conference is Creating a Literate Citizenry. As such, sessions might focus on but are not limited to: Social Studies Literacy, Government and Citizenship, Authentic Writing in Social Studies, Inquiry Based Learning, Digital Literacy, and Students as Critical Consumers of Expository Text.
Thank you to everyone who submitted a proposal for our TSSSA Fall Conference. We will let you know by September 29 and publicize the specific schedule.
Hotel Overflow Information:
If you were unable to book a room at the Omni Mandalay, please book your room at the Dallas Marriott.
223 W. Las Colinas Blvd.
Irving, Texas 75039
Room rates are $152 for a single room. Reservations can be made by calling 800-228-9290 and requesting the Texas Council for the Social Studies courtesy block rate.
Rooms must be booked by October 12, 2017 at 5:00 PM
TEA has released the Updated STAAR Blueprints for Grades 3-8. Click HERE to see the updated Social Studies Grade 8 STAAR Blueprint!