The 2018 MCSS Annual Conference will take place at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Sunday, March 4, 2018: Social Studies Social
Thanks to generous sponsorship from Global Travel Alliance, MCSS is able to decrease the cost of Social tickets to $35.
A block of rooms has been reserved for March 4 at the Best Western Capitol Ridge. Call 651-227-8711 and mention Minnesota Council for the Social Studies to book a room. Rate is $129 plus tax. Call before February 4 to reserve a room.
Monday, March 5, 2018: Conference
Exhibits and Store Open at Lunch
The Minnesota History Center is one of the Minnesota Historical Society's 26 museums and historic sites. For the 2018 MCSS conference, several exhibit galleries will be open over lunch, as well as the museum store.
2018 Conference schedule:
7:30-8:00 -- Breakfast and Annual Meeting
8:00-8:45 -- Featured Morning Session:
Q&A with four Twin Cities journalists
9:00-9:50 -- Session 1
Local and National Exhibitors
Each year, MCSS welcomes a variety of fantastic exhibitors!
Guess who'll be in the (Random) House on March 5? Trevor Noah's book Born a Crime! Each MCSS attendee will receive a copy, courtesy of Random House.
Teachers will also choose two of the following books, courtesy of Macmillan:
The 57 Bus
2018 Social Studies Social Speaker
Melanie Adams, Director
2018 Breakfast Speaker
Steve Simon, Minnesota Secretary of State
2018 Lunch Presentation
Minnesota History Center exhibit galleries will be open.