MSCSS 2018 Session Proposal
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Please complete the form below to submit a proposal for a conference session for the 115th Annual MSCSS Conference.  The theme is Grappling with Controversy in Social Studies. Proposals must be submitted by Monday, December 18th, 2017. All selected presenters will be notified via email by mid January and will be required to register for the conference to confirm their selection. 
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Proposed session title:


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Session audience (check all those that apply) 

Elementary (K-5)
Middle (6-8)
High (9-12)
College/ University
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Session disciplinary content (check all those that apply)

Civics/ Government
Civic Engagement
Curriculum/ Assessment
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Session Description: In 50 words or less, provide a compelling description of the content and format of your session. 


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Session Abstract: In 500 words or less, provide an overview of the outcomes, content, and techniques you will use during this session. Also, briefly explain how the session relates to the conference theme. (Note: Abstract is for internal use only and will not appear in the program)


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Check any of the technology needs your session may have.

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Primary Presenter: Please enter the information indicated below. If you have additional presenters use the text box below to add additional names and emails. 

By entering my personal information, I consent to receive email communications from the survey author's organization based on the information collected.

First Name:
Last Name:
Job Title:
Company Name:
Work Phone:
Email Address:
Address 1:
Address 2:
Postal Code:


Please add additional presenters' information below. Include:


Title/ Position


Email Address


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Logistics: Presenters are responsible for providing any materials necessary for the session, including copies of handouts, a projector, a laptop computer, speakers, etc. Be sure you have indicated above if you need access to a screen for projection and/or Internet access in your assigned presentation room. Given the costs of providing these resources, please do not request them unless they are necessary for your session.
Lodging: Overnight lodging is available at the Westin Tyson's Corner, VA.  The hotel is holding a block of rooms for MSCSS participants at a discounted rate until January 20, 2018. Please reserve by then to ensure space is available. 

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Conditions of Session Selection:  For the purpose of avoiding any misunderstanding, the primary presenter must click Agree below indicating their agreement with the following:

I have completed this session proposal for the 2018 MSCSS Annual Conference.  I certify that any additional presenters have agreed to take part in this conference.  I understand that it is my responsibility to notify each of the presenters regarding the status of the proposal and the date, time, and location of the presentation should it be accepted.  I also understand that all presenters must register and pay the registration fee for the conference by February 1st.
I have read and understood all information in this proposal form.  

Do Not Agree