College and University Faculty Assembly

CUFA is a space for teacher educators, researchers, and advocates to gather and promote current scholarship, conversations, and collaborations on issues pertaining to social studies teaching, learning, and teacher education. We welcome anyone interested in impacting the direction of social studies research and practice (in both the P-16 context and informal learning contexts) to join our community.
CUFA is an Associated Group of NCSS and you must first be a member of NCSS to join CUFA. If you are not a current member of NCSS, please join online or download a membership form here to join NCSS and CUFA. If you are already an NCSS member, please contact the NCSS membership department directly at 301-588-1800 ext. 111 or to join CUFA. 
Membership dues are $60 for regular membership and $15 for student membership. With your membership, you will receive CUFA's academic journal, Theory and Research in Social Education, four times a year in addition to your NCSS membership level benefits.

Nominations are now open to serve on CUFA Executive Board (4 vacancies) or as one of CUFA's delegates for the NCSS House of Delegates (4 vacancies)! Please consider nominating yourself or others through July 15, 2022. Contact Dr. Rodriguez ( with any questions/comments. 


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CUFA Conference Update

CUFA 2022 will be be held in Philadelphia, PA November 30-December 2, 2022, on lands of the Lenape Nation since time immemorial.

CUFA 2022 Google site includes the Call for Proposals, a play list, and more. 

The deadline to submit proposals for the 2022 annual conference has been extended to Sunday, March 20, 2022 at 11:59pm Hawaiian Standard Time. Please sign up to be a reviewer when you submit your proposal(s)!
Find more updates @CUFANCSS.

Theory & Research in Social Education

TRSECover.jpgTheory & Research in Social Education is the official journal CUFA. TRSE is designed to stimulate and communicate systematic research and thinking in social education.
Click here for online access to TRSE 

(CUFA Membership Required)

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Visions of Education Podcast

visionsofed1.jpegThe Visions of Education podcast is an education podcast hosted by CUFA member Dan Krutka and high school teacher Michael Milton. The podcast has partnered with CUFA to feature authors of TRSE published articles to discuss their research.
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