The National Science Teachers Association (NSTA), founded in 1944 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, is the largest organization in the world committed to promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all. NSTA’s current membership of 55,000 includes science teachers, science supervisors, administrators, scientists, business and industry representatives, and others involved in and committed to science education.
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There’s a lot of cool resources you can find for your classroom. The best thing is you don’t need to be a member of NSTA to enjoy the freebies, but if you are a teacher of science, it is a great professional organization to join.