Community Update

The NSTA Community Update is a bulletin created to inform science educators who use the NSTA professional learning portal.  See below links for lesson plans, opportunities, forum discussions, journal articles, and resource collections.

NSTA Daily Do Lesson Plans:

Upcoming Web Seminars (free):

Upcoming Opportunities for Extended Professional Learning (fee-based):

The NSTA Forums: Engage with Like-Minded Individuals:

Recognizing NSTA Learning Center High Flyers:

Every month we recognize science educators who work online to better themselves on behalf of their students. Congratulations to the top five educators on the July 2020 National Leader Boards

  • Jacob Punzel (1,455 Activity Points)
  • Keith Cohen (1,230 Activity Points)
  • Kristine Shumaker (970 Activity Points)
  • Matthew Tack (875 Activity Points)
  • Samantha Wawronowicz (850 Activity Points)

NSTA Journal Articles:

Selected Public Collections:

In every issue of the NSTA Community Update we highlight available resources, upcoming events and opportunities, discussions taking place in the community forums, and professional learning tools. We also take this opportunity to celebrate the professional growth of teachers of science who continue to work to better themselves for their students.