K-12 Teacher Awards

Nominate a colleague for an award in recognition of contributions to social studies education.

The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History sponsors an annual National History Teacher of the Year award. The CSSE acts as the state coordinator of the Minnesota award.

Nomination deadline: March 31, 2017


The Minnesota Council for the Social Studies (MCSS) also has annual teacher awards in these categories: elementary, middle school, high school, and lifetime achievement.