Virginia Council for the Social Studies 

Are you interested in running for VCSS office?

The VCSS Nominations & Elections Committee is seeking candidates for the 2022-2024 VCSS Executive Committee. You may nominate yourself or recommend a colleague. 

At a minimum: 

  • All candidates for the Executive Committee shall have at least one year experience on the VCSS Board; 
  • Each candidate shall be a current or recently retired social studies teacher within the past 5 years;
  • All candidates must have teaching experience in Virginia; and 
  • All candidates must be a current member of VCSS. To join VCSS, please complete this form.

Position descriptions can be found here. All prospective candidates must complete this form. To recommend a colleague, please complete this form

Timeline for the Election Process:

Nominations for potential candidates should be submitted to the Nominations and Elections Committee by May 1, 2021. 

Voting will begin on November 29, 2021 and will close at 11:59 p.m. on December 13, 2021.

Elected candidates take office on January 1, 2022. 

Any questions regarding the process or qualifications can be directed to our Past-President, Wesley Hedgepeth.