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Social Studies Calendar

2015-2016 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 2016. School based test in mid September  

Golden Horseshoe

Grade 8

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

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

Essay Test - TBA

Essay Test Due in WVDE Office - TBA

Exams -TBA

Golden Horseshoe Practice Tests - TBA

For additional Information please visit the Golden Horseshoe webpage.

  May 6, 2016

National History Day

Grades 6-12

National History Day

 

Location: WVU

 

Question to: Melissa Bingmann (Melissa.Bingmann@mail.wvu.edu)

TBD

 

TBA

RESA Regional Social Studies Fairs                           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 30

 

WV State Social Studies Fair

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

 

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 31

TBA

National Geographic State Bee

Grades 4-8

All information and deadlines posted on http://www.nationalgeographic.com/geobee/ TBA  
National History Teacher of the Year

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

 

   

Youth in Government

Grade 8

Contact Dough Wetsch

Phone:  304-675-5899

Email:  doug@yla-youthleadership.org

2017 dates TBA

 
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

 

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Regional Competitions

 

 

Contact Information

Coordinator, Allegra Kazemzadeh (akazemzadeh@k12.wv.us)

Assistant, Mary Wilkins (mfmiller@k12.wv.us)

Office of Middle/Secondary Learning

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

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