Tag Archives: NSTA Membership

How Can Science Teachers Use Examples of Dishonest Science?

NSTA members ask and answer one anothers’ questions about science teaching every day via the listserv, and the topics are fascinating. The latest question, trending on our NGSS list, focuses on dishonest science. The answers and comments are eye-opening! Question: … Continue reading

Posted in NSTA Membership | Tagged , | 13 Comments

NSTA Membership: It Opens the Door to Opportunity

Membership in NSTA comes with a wealth of benefits. Although the most obvious benefit may be the regular appearance of Science Scope and NSTA Reports in your mailbox, membership encompasses far more. The ability to connect through list serves, interact … Continue reading

Posted in NSTA Membership | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Middle School Science Teachers Making a Difference at NSTA

As head of the middle level division at the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), one of my goals is to communicate more with middle level science teachers. So, we’re launching a blog, which I hope will enable even more grade … Continue reading

Posted in NSTA Membership | Tagged , | 2 Comments

Have a question about science teaching? #askNSTA

Bring your science teaching questions to the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) this Fall. At our area conferences on science education in Reno, Philadelphia, and Kansas City, visit us at the #askNSTA booth in the exhibit hall or see what … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, NSTA Membership | Tagged , | 2 Comments

NSTA President Carolyn Hayes Welcomes NSTA's New Committee, Advisory Board, and Panel Members

On behalf of the leadership of the National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), NSTA staff, and NSTA members, I would like to welcome and thank the NSTA members listed below, who are newly serving on our Standing Committees, Advisory Boards, and … Continue reading

Posted in NSTA Membership | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

NSTA Web Seminars Bring the Experts to You

NSTA knows not all teachers can travel, which is why our online programs bring NSTA experts and faculty directly to you. NSTA Web Seminars are free, live professional learning experiences that allow participants to interact with nationally acclaimed experts, NSTA … Continue reading

Posted in NSTA Membership | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

The Best Way to Answer Kids' Questions, and Other Things I Learned at #NSTA14 Richmond

When you bring a bunch of science teachers together, the most amazing, surprising connections are made. Last week in Richmond, Virginia, thousands of science educators gathered to talk about informal science, reach for the stars, and make connections that solidly … Continue reading

Posted in Conferences, NSTA Membership | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

Using Your NSTA Social Media Dashboard for Connected Educator Month

October is Connected Educator Month (CEM), and NSTA supports the goals of not only getting more educators connected through social media, but also elevating those connections to develop personal learning networks. Originally developed by the U.S. Department of Education, CEM … Continue reading

Posted in NSTA Membership | Tagged , | Leave a comment

NSTA’s E-mail List Server: A Gold Mine of Help at Your Fingertips

As the rush of back-to-school finally dwindles, teachers of all levels now face day-to-day classroom management, assessments, and ongoing professional development. In addition to upcoming in-person conferences, NSTA Members from teachers to administrators need ways to reach out virtually for … Continue reading

Posted in NSTA Membership | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Five Essential Topics in the Journal of College Science Teaching

Thousands of college freshmen have chosen their first-year science courses based on knowledge and experience from their K-12 years. College professors and instructors can use the award-winning Journal of College Science Teaching (JCST) to better ensure lectures, labs, and online … Continue reading

Posted in NSTA Membership | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment