Just announced! 

The 2018 fall conference keynote is Tim Swinehart from Lincoln High School, in Portland, Oregon! 

In 2015 he was named the Oregon Outstanding Social Studies Teacher of the Year by the Oregon Council for the Social Studies. He is a longtime organizer with Portland Area Rethinking Schools and the Northwest Teaching for Social Justice Conference, and currently serves on the Portland Public Schools Climate Justice Committee. He is co-editor, with Bill Bigelow, of A People's Curriculum for the Earth: Teaching Climate Change and the Environmental Crisis.

The new OJSS (Oregon Journal for the Social Studies) 

is out NOW!

Check it out HERE!

Congratulations to our OCSS Past-President 

Winner of the 



Minoru Yasui’s Legacy:

Students of Past OCSS President Sarah M. Segal 

Study the Imprisonment of Japanese Americans



Congratulations to OCSS Past-President

Andrew Demko

on being named a

Civic Scholar by Oregon State Senator Betsy Johnson


Andrew Demko (left end, third row from bottom) traveled to Salem for the Oregon Civics Conference.

Photo courtesy of Andie Petkus Photography


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