Kentucky Science Teachers Association (KSTA)

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Kentucky Science Teachers Association (KSTA)


KSTA's mission is to promote and support effective and innovative science education throughout Kentucky. The purpose of KSTA is to: assist science educators implementing the Kentucky Core Content for Science; serve as an advocate for the science teaching community; sponsor statewide and regional meetings; assist with program planning in science; promote the science interests and talents of Kentucky students; aid science teachers in the improvement of science instruction; assist with the exchange of ideas among science teachers; provide opportunities for professional growth for teachers; unify efforts of persons and groups interested in science i Kentucky; survey opinions of Kentucky science teachers; take affirmative actions on issues affecting Kentucky science teachers; and promote research in science education.