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NSTA Engage: Spring21

Virtual Conference • April 12 – May 8


Encourage. ENGAGE. Empower.

Get up to 15 FREE NSTA Interactive eBooks+ when you register early for NSTA Engage: Spring21

Register for one week of programming and you will get the bundle of eBooks+ (valued at $70) for that week. Register for the full conference and receive all 3 bundles of eBooks+! Once you register these ebooks will automatically be added to your NSTA library for immediate use in your virtual or in–person classroom.

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Renew your passion for education with the support of a dedicated community!

Experience NSTA’s premier event of the year with Engage: Spring21. The conference will feature inspiring keynote presentations, motivating sessions, unconferences, Marketplace Partner workshops, thought leadership, and so much more. Participate in rich, real-time dialogue with like-minded educators from around the country, listen to expert speakers on your own schedule, and drop in on lively social networking events at Engage: Spring21. All sessions will be available in the on-demand library for 90 days following the event.

Check back regularly as new sessions are added daily!


Customize your conference experience!

See a session that you are interested in attending? Click on the “add to my agenda” button and begin building your conference schedule.

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Weekly programming will be scheduled for approximately three to four hours each day, between 4:00 and 8:00 PM Eastern Time, excluding Sunday. Each week will kick off with a keynote speaker and focus on a different grade band:

Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4
April 12–17


April 19–24

Middle Level

April 26–May 1

High School

May 3–8

*Postsecondary and

*During this week, one day will be exclusively dedicated to programming for preservice educators.
However, additional preservice offerings will be scheduled throughout all four weeks.

Conference Strands

Organized around the following strands that explore topics of current significance, Engage: Spring21 features a stellar lineup of captivating sessions, inspiring presentations, and exciting workshops—providing YOU with the very best professional learning experience around!

  • Social Emotional Learning and the Science Classroom
  • Climate Justice and Climate Science
  • Supporting Equity in the Science Classroom
  • Reimagining Assessment
  • Continuing Effective Distance Learning Strategies Post-COVID
  • Community and Global Impacts on Classroom Learning
  • Integrating Science and Literacy

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Watch sessions live and participate in interactive content Check out prerecorded sessions at your own pace during the event in the on-demand library All sessions will be available in the on-demand library for 90 days following the event
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