The Oregon Council for the Social Studies offers yearly awards for Excellence in Teaching Social Studies.

Congratulations for this year's recipients for 2017!

Abby Rotwein & Elissa Dingus - Lewis Elementary School, Portland

Mike Lebsock - Meadow Park Middle School, Beaverton

Kirk Fullmer - Educational Maps and Globes

Past Educator of the Year Awards

We also have (at various intervals) provided opportunities for classroom innovation grants, travel stipends for NCSS, and student contests.

Check back to this site soon for more opportunities.

OCSS 2012 Friend of Social Studies Award – Gayle Thieman:

See video link below:

OCSS Friend of Social Studies Award 2012