National Science Teachers Association Leaders for Science Education: Preparing an Application for the NSTA Board and Council

This web seminar took place on September 14, 2016, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time. The presenter was Michelle Daml, Curriculum and Library Media Coordinator in Fairbanks, Alaska. As a member for the NSTA Nominations Committee, she currently serves as the chair for the 2016-2017 year.

NSTA relies on its membership of dedicated science educators to serve in leadership positions and help advance the association’s mission "to promote excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all." Find out how you can share your talents by applying for a nomination to the NSTA Board or Council. This web seminar will provide details on the criteria for each leadership position and share strategies for submitting an effective and complete application.

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A certificate of attendance was deposited into participants' My Profile area in the NSTA Learning Center for completing the evaluation form at the end of the program.

Here are some comments provided by the participants at the end of the Web Seminar:

  • "There are individuals out there wishing to be leaders of NSTA that I do not know and I hope to meet to encourage them to continue in their goal to become an NSTA leader."
  • "I did not know the positions were only 3 year terms."
  • "Questions were allowed during the presentation."
  • "Well done. Informative."

Thanks to the participants and the presenter for the learning opportunity, the interactions, and a job well done!

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