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The Mission of the Georgia Council for the Social Studies is to advocate for, support, and celebrate the advancement of quality social studies teaching for Georgia students.

The Vision of the Georgia Council for the Social Studies is to prepare students to be knowledgeable, effective decision makers and engaged citizens in a globally interdependent world.

Funding has been provided by Georgia Humanities and the National Endowment for the Humanities as part of the American Rescue Act of 2021.
2023 GCSS Conference Save-the-Dates
Faces and Voices of Social Studies
October 26-27, 2023
Athens, Georgia
Visit the GaDOE's Social Studies Innovation Lab at the GCSS Conference!!
The GaDOE Social Studies team will be hosting an Innovation Lab! Come discover how to meaningfully integrate innovative solutions in the social studies classroom in our Social Studies Innovation Lab at the Georgia Council for Social Studies Conference. Explore a variety of high-tech, low-tech, and no-tech strategies and tools specifically aligned to Social Studies GSE. Come learn to play, and play to learn with us in Athens.


Conference session proposal information, conference registration, and exhibitor information will be coming soon.

Contact information
Pam Knauer- Co-Conference
Gretna Soltis- Co-Conference Coordinator:
Dr. Rhonda Webb- GCSS Executive Director: