About CSSE

The Minnesota Center for Social Studies Education (CSSE) is a collaboration of eight organizations whose mission is to promote excellence in social studies education. The CSSE was created in 2009 to support educators with standards implementation, classroom resources, and opportunities for professional development.

The CSSE is sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Education and hosted by the Minnesota Historical Society in cooperation with other statewide organizations in Minnesota:

collaboration graphic of names of the 8 partners surrounding the CSSE logo