Organizations

Capital Area Council for the Social Studies

The Capital Area Council for the Social Studies is a professional organization of educators of the Social Studies and is affiliated with the Texas Council for the Social Studies (TCSS) and the National Council for the Social Studies.

The Capital Area Council for the Social Studies was founded to support Social Studies educators region wide. CACSS engages and supports educators in strengthening and advocating social studies. The CACSS membership represents K-12 classroom teachers, college and university faculty members, curriculum designers and specialists, social studies supervisors, and leaders in the various disciplines that constitute the social studies.

For more information about this organization contact:

Sheila Abbott

sabbott@del-valle.k12.tx.us

Texas Council for the Social Studies

The Texas Council for the Social Studies represents social studies educators from across the state. Membership in TCSS provides opportunities for professional growth and collaboration with other educators who care about the future of social studies education in Texas.

https://txcss.net/

Texas Council for Economic Education

This web site provides lessons and activities that teachers can use in the classroom K-12 and dates and sites of  workshops and economic events. It seeks to help all students develop an economic way of thinking and problem solving.

http://www.economicstexas.org/

Texas Alliance for Geographic Education

This web site provides information concerning geography education in Texas including curriculum reform, activities for students, workshops for teachers, and training across the board in geography.

http://www.geo.txstate.edu/tage/