Past Conference Materials
Only current MCSS members have access to materials from past conferences.
Inspiration for you and your students. Learning among educators who love social studies. Get energized with your social studies peers at the MCSS conference!
The 2017 MCSS Annual Conference will take place at the Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato, Minnesota.
Sunday, February 26, 2017: Social Studies Social
Monday, February 27, 2017: Conference
Just Added (2-17)! Dakota Wicohan Presentation at Lunch
Dakota Wicohan is a Native American non-profit located near the Lower Sioux Community in southwest Minnesota that promotes Dakota Language and Lifeways through Traditional Art Forms, Family and Youth Language Programs and Youth Leadership programs. The Wikoska (young women) will be performing the Hoop Dance. This dance is with hoops which represent the circle of life.
2017 Conference schedule:
7:30-8:00 -- Breakfast
8:00-8:50 -- Session 1
Thank you to Nystrom Education for sponsoring our conference bags!
Local and National Exhibitors
Free Books for Attendees
Thanks to our generous sponsors, teachers receive Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet (Jamie Ford) from Random House, and a choice of one of these Macmillan books!
2017 Social Studies Social Speaker
Lorie S. Gildea,
Keynote topic TBD
2017 Breakfast Speaker
Steve Simon, Minnesota Secretary of State
2017 Lunch Presentation
Dakota Wicohan Student Performers