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

This web seminar took place on September 13, 2017, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time. The presenter was Michael Lowry, Chair, NSTA Nominations Committee. Thanks to the participants and the presenter for the learning opportunity, the interactions, and a job well done!

Program Abstract

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. Applications are being accepted for the 2018 election (for offices whose term begins June 1, 2018). You can apply on your own behalf or nominate a colleague. The deadline for applications is October 16, 2017. Read more about the open offices for 2018.

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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:

  • "I got my questions answered and it raised my interest in getting my application completed. Also answered a question I had about the application (e.g. how many letters of recommendation needed)."
  • "I learned about the different positions that are available and that you can volunteer to serve on committees."
  • "I enjoyed getting more information on the application process and the tips."
  • "Great information on leadership opportunities."

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

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