National Science Teachers Association
The National Science Teachers Association is the key professional organization for K12 science teachers.
NSTA is involved in a wide range of goals and activities...
- Classroom Improvement
- Communication, Legislative & Public Affairs
- Student Competitions
- International Science Education
- Engaging Partners in Science Education
- Supporting Next Generation of Science Teachers
NSTA has creates a set of regional and national conferences to allow teachers to stay current on science education.
They cover an extensive and diverse range of topics, such as "The Teacher Environmental Literacy Leadership Program", "Making Minorities Visible in the STEM Curriculum", "Promoting Children's Science Inquiry in Preschool and Kindergarten", "Earth-Space Science in Biology, Chemistry, and Physics" and "STEM Using Polymers".
The NSTA store offers a wide range of items to support their mission, including books, ClassPacks, and science objects.
Check out their wide range of resources for implementing and assessing STEM activities.