Special Offers for NSTA Members
We're pleased to be able to offer all current NSTA members a very significant discount to Discover magazine—both the print and digital editions—available only to you! Subscribe for one year to either the print or digital edition and pay only $10 for each, or, choose both and pay only $15! That's an enormous (nearly 67%) discount off of their regular subscription rates. Use the magazine content to enhance your teaching!
As an NSTA member, you may also qualify for an additional member discount off GEICO's already low rates. Call GEICO today for a free rate quote at (800)368-2734.
NSTA's group insurance offers rates that may be lower than similar coverage purchased by an individual. Available plans include Term Life, Disability Income, Educators Professional Liability, Major Medical, Long Term Care, and more. Click here for details.
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Preservice and New Teacher Portal
Are you new to science teaching? We have created a special portal just for you.
NSTA Supports Science Education Professionals
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.
Meet Our Members
How long have you been an NSTA member?
What do you like best about teaching science?
Helping students understand why things happen.
What's your favorite chemical element / phylum / physical law / astronomical object …?
Newton's second law of motion.
What advice do you have for a fellow teacher who is wavering about joining NSTA?
Join, an opportunity to learn and network is wonderful.
What's the funniest / most satisfying / most moving thing that ever happened in your classroom?
Helping a student who was afraid to take AP physics— thought he would fail—earns a 4!
We Want to Support You
We'd be happy to send you a sample NSTA journal and membership information by mail. Just fill out the online form.