The 2017 MCSS Annual Conference took place at the Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato, Minnesota. Thanks to all who attended, presented, and exhibited!
Sunday, February 26, 2017: Social Studies Social
Monday, February 27, 2017: Conference
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
Keynote topic: The Courts and Civic Education
2017 Breakfast Speaker
Steve Simon, Minnesota Secretary of State
2017 Lunch Presentation
Dakota Wicohan Student Performers