The North Carolina Council for the Social Studies Needs You!

In February 2018, members of the North Carolina Council for the Social Studies will elect three members of the Board of Directors and one Secretary to guide the work of NCCSS. We need extraordinary social studies educators like you to help lead this professional organization. The typical commitment is 4-5 Saturday meetings per year and board members are expected to purchase a membership for the National Council for the Social Studies (approximately $75). Each term is 2-3 years. Travel expenses are reimbursed for meetings and are set at the state rate. If you’ve ever thought about getting involved with our organization on the state level, here’s your chance!

What are the office responsibilities?

Board of Directors (3 year term; 3 open seats) – Guide the NCCSS and be a part of the decision-making process, Attend regular meetings as scheduled, Participate in committees, Assist with state NCCSS Conference in February or March.

Secretary (2 year term) – Attend regular meetings as scheduled, Keep accurate records of all meetings, Be responsible for the official correspondence of the Council, Support the general functions of the Council.

What are the requirements to hold office?

1. Be a member of both NCCSS and NCSS and maintain membership throughout term of office
2. Agree to attend the NCCSS state conference in February

Service on the NCCSS Executive Board is rewarding, challenging, stimulating, and on occasion, a lot of fun. Please indicate your interest by filling out the form below, If you encounter any problems with the Google form or have questions, please email Paul Bonnici at Bonnici@unc.edu for assistance.

Fill out this form to become a candidate!

Thank you for answering the call to serve. Now is your opportunity to run for the NCCSS Executive Board.

Nominations are due by December 31, 2017.

If you encounter any problems with the Google form, please email Paul Bonnici at Bonnici@unc.edu for assistance.