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


This web seminar took place on September 12, 2018, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Eastern time. The presenter was Becky Wolfe, Chairperson of the 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. This web seminar will provide details on the criteria for each leadership position and share strategies for submitting an effective and complete application.

Applications are being accepted for the 2019 election (for offices whose term begins June 1, 2019). You can apply on your own behalf or nominate a colleague. The deadline for applications is October 19, 2018. Read more about the open offices for 2019 and apply today!

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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:

  • "The information was very useful to know for the future. I learned a lot of information about the positions and when voting will take place."
  • "I like the presenters and the format. I have a very clear understanding of the NSTA leadership opportunities and application requirements."
  • "I learned more about the leadership opportunities and distinctions between those who serve."

For more information contact webseminars@nsta.org

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