Friday, March 2, 2018 at 10:00 AM EST
Saturday, March 3, 2018 at 4:00 PM EST

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Choose from over 40 engaging sessions on topics you want most. Inquiry, controversial conversations, geoliteracy, civic engagement, elementary inquiry, financial literacy, primary sources, historical investigation, law-related education, and more!


The Westin Tyson's Corner, Falls Church, VA
The Westin Tysons Corner
7801 Leesburg Pike
Falls Church, VA 22043

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Reserve rooms here by Jan 19th.


Middle States Council for the Social Studies presents the 115th Annual Conference:

Grappling with Controversy in Social Studies 

Join your social studies colleagues and experts in the field for the 115th Middle States Council for the Social Studies Annual Conference March 2-3 2018 in Tyson's Corner, VA. 

Don't miss out on the pre-conference field experience at the National African-Ameican Museum of History and Culture, Friday, March 2 9:00 am -3:00 pm! See more details and sign up when you register.

Register Now! Check out our 2017 conference program here.

Submit a Proposal: Click here to submit a proposal for a conference session. Proposals must be submitted by Monday, December 18th, 2017. All selected presenters will be notified via email by mid January and will be required to register for the conference to confirm their selection. 

Apply to Exhibit: Click here to submit a proposal for an exhibit. Exhibitor proposals must be submitted by Monday, January 15th, 2018. All selected exhibitors will be notified via email with directions to purchase tables and other opportunites for sponsorship. 

Make a Nomination: Click here to nominate a deserving social studies colleague for any of 10 different awards and certificates for social studies educators and supporters in the middle states.