Membership

Types of membership:



Regular member - a current state department of education official with significant responsibilities for social studies. These members may vote: participate in Council meetings; hold office; serve on National Council for the Social Studies committees representing the Council; and receive publications and other services of the Council. $30.00 per year

Associate member - a former state department of education official and former regular member. These members may participate in Council meetings; serve on National Council for the Social Studies committees representing the Council; and receive publications and other services of the Council. $30.00 per year

Organizational member - a representative of an organization which is related to social studies at the national level. Such an organization is entitled to one member. If that representative leaves the position with the national organization, his or her membership would not continue, but the organization could designate a new representative for membership in the Council. When such an organization has within it an associate member, the associate member will serve as the organization's "organization member." These members may participate in Council meetings and receive publications and other services of the Council. $75.00 per year

Affiliate member - a representative from an organization with a special program related to social studies. Such an organization is entitled to one member for the duration of the special program. If that representative leaves the position with the organization, his or her membership would not continue, but the organization could designate a new representative for membership in the Council. When such an organization has within it an associate member, the associate member will serve as the organizations "affiliate member. These members may participate in Council meetings and receive publications and other services of the Council. $75.00 per year

Honorary member - a person who has contributed significantly to the work of the Council and is not otherwise eligible for membership. These members may participate in Council meetings and receive publication and other services of the Council. No cost.


If you are interested in joining CS4 as an associate, organizational, or affiliate member, please contact Brenda Luper at bluper@ncss.org