Welcome to TCSS Online

welcome copyThe Texas Council for the Social Studies represents social studies educators from across the state and serves as a voice on textbook and social studies issues. 
Membership in TCSS provides opportunities for professional growth and collaboration with other educators who care about the future of social studies education in Texas.
TCSS hosts an annual three day fall conference for members with presentations covering the range of social studies subjects and grade levels. Members also receive The Social Studies Texan, the official publication of the Texas Council for Social Studies. The Texan includes news and articles relating to social studies education as well as lesson plans and activities that are used successfully in Texas classrooms.
Each year the TCSS presents awards to outstanding teachers and recognizes exemplary service and leadership through the presentation of the Billy Sills Distinguished Service Award.