About Us

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

Creating Citizens