2016 San Joaquin Valley Council of the Social Studies (SJVCSS)
Purpose of the Award Banquet:
Purpose: The San Joaquin Valley Council for the Social Studies (SJVCSS) believes it is important to recognize local educators who have significantly contributed to the teaching of History/Social-Science. Local educators do not have to be SJVCSS members to be selected as Teachers of the Year. Recipients of local awards may be forwarded on as candidates for the state-level California Council for the Social Studies (CCSS) awards for the 2015-2016 school year. Note: local award winners who wish to advance to the state level must become CCSS members. An application can be downloaded from the CCSS website: http://www.ccss.org/Awards A copy of the necessary information is included at the end of this packet for your convenience.
2016 Banquet Information:
The 2015 SJVCSS Award Banquet will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2016, from 6:00-9:00 PM at The Old Spaghetti Factory in Fresno, CA. Event and registration information will be available soon.
Award Criteria & Applications
- Elementary School Teacher of the Year
- Middle School Teacher of the Year
- High School Teacher of the Year
- Student Teacher of the Year by SJVCSS Board recommendation only
- Administrator of the Year by SJVCSS Board recommendation only
- University Professor of the Year
Dinner Reservation Deadline
Wednesday, October 19, 2016, Midnight
For More Information/Questions 559-407-0571