Year started: 1944
Audience(s): K-12 STEM educators, administrators, science supervisors, scientists, and business and industry representatives.
Who Started It: The National Science Teachers Association
# Members: 60,000
Community Contact: Howard Wahlberg
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 60,000 includes science teachers, science supervisors, administrators, scientists, business and industry representatives, and others involved in and committed to science education. Our electronic network comprised of thematic grade-level e-newsletters, listservs, Learning Center Community Discussion Forums, and our external social networking outposts (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, etc.) reaches over 450,000 educators on a monthly basis! Come join your colleagues from across the country and engage in a myriad of online collaboration opportunities.
Added on Jan 20, 2012