Welcome to the National Science Teachers
Association Student Chapter at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville!
" ... to promote excellence and innovation
in science teaching and learning for all."
NSTA's Guiding Principles
- Model excellence
- Embrace and model diversity through equity,
respect, and opportunity for all
- Provide and expand professional development
to support standards-based science education
- Serve as the voice for excellence and innovation
in science teaching and learning, curriculum and instruction, and assessment
- Promote interest and support for science education,
collaboratively and proactively throughout society
- Exemplify a dynamic organization that values
and practices self renewal
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
more than 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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