Social Studies Calendar

2014-2015 School Year

 Event

 Calendar Date

Test/Info Due to WVDE

 Final Event Date

U.S. Senate Youth Scholarship Test

Grades 11-12

Information will be mailed to High School Counselors in mid-August 2014.    

Golden Horseshoe

Grade 8

Test is online and available to all 8th grade student of WV Studies who are interested.

County Contact Webinar - October 3.  Instructions for accessing webinar will be emailed out to the county contacts.

Essay Test - February 10, 2015

Essay Test Due in WVDE Office - February 20, 2015

Exams - February 24-26, 2015 and March 3-5, 2015

Student Programs Webinar TBA

Golden Horseshoe Practice Tests - TBA

For additional Information please visit the Golden Horseshoe webpage.

February 24-26, 2015 and March 3-5, 2015 Friday, May 1, 2015

National History Day

Grades 6-12

National History Day will be held in conjunction with the State Social Studies Fair.

Question to rjwisma@access.k12.wv.us

 

April 24 at Charleston Civic Center

RESA Regional Social Studies Fairs And National History Day Competitions

Grades 3-12

All information and deadlines are posted on the www.wvssfair.com and on this calendar as the information is provided by each RESA district.

Online registration process has not changed from previous years. County coordinators register on the State Social Studies Fair webpage at www.wvssfair.com.

Last Day to Hold a RESA Fair March 28, 2015

 

WV State Social Studies Fair

Grades 3-8

All information and deadlines are posted on the www.wvssfair.com.

Changes are coming please check back in August before beginning projects.

Fair Coordinator Webinar - TBA

Online registration process has not changed from previous years. RESA coordinators register on the State Social Studies Fair webpage at www.wvssfair.com.

State Fair registration from RESAS is due

March 30

April 24 at Charleston Civic Center

National Geographic State Bee

Grades 4-8

All information and deadlines posted on http://www.nationalgeographic.com/geobee/ Online on National Geographic webpage. March 27 at Concord University
National History Teacher of the Year

All information and deadline on https://www.gilderlehrman.org/programs-exhibitions/national-history-teacher-year

Open to:

Nomination Deadline  

Youth in Government

Grade 8

Contact Dough Wetsch

Phone:  304-675-5899

Email:  doug@yla-youthleadership.org

County Registration Deadline:  
GIS

http://wvde.state.wv.us/socialstudies/gis.html

Project Coordinator: Erike Klose, ekloseschool@gmail.com

   
We the People Program

All information posted at http://new.civiced.org/programs/wtp

Contact: Rebecca Tinder, rtinder@bowlesrice.com

   
The WV History Bowl

http://www.wvculture.org/history/historybowl.html

 

Logo

Regional Competitions

 

 

Contact Information

Social Studies Coordinator, Robert “Joey” Wiseman (rjwisema@access.k12.wv.us)

Assistant, Veronica Barron (vbarron@access.k12.wv.us)

Office of Secondary Learning

Phone:  304-558-5325                 FAX:  304-558-1834

1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East, Building 6 Room 603, Charleston, WV  25305