The North Carolina
Council for the Social Studies
has as its mission:

To serve the members of our organization in providing support to social studies educators across this state by:

  • Collaborating with other professional groups to enhance social studies connections in North Carolina
  • Publicizing and promoting the importance of the social studies in the curriculum
  • Ensuring that all NC students develop skills and appreciations of social studies from the global to local perspective in order to become productive citizens in today’s changing world
  • Uplifting the study and integration of social studies within the curricula for all students
  • Speaking on behalf of social studies issues