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    • September 14, 2019
    • Conner Prairie

    Exploring STEM at Conner Prairie

    Explore how Conner Prairie’s grounds are full of STEM learning opportunities for your students at a FREE workshop on Tuesday, September 24, from 1-4 p.m. Workshop participants are also welcome to come at 12:30 p.m. for a complimentary lunch.

    This workshop targets teachers of grades 2-6. Professional Growth Plan points are available. During this workshop, Conner Prairie staff will lead discussions on how to find the natural connections between your curriculum standards, STEM and Conner Prairie. Curriculum ideas such as projects and activities will be presented and handouts will be provided.

    For more information, contact schoolprograms@connerprairie.org



    • September 23, 2019
    • 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    • ETHOS Innovation Center, 1025 Michigan St., Elkhart, IN 46514
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    ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

    Lunch - Lunch is available for purchase.  Purchase a box lunch or bring a lunch.

    Professional Development Credits.  Consult your school's administration regarding paperwork.  HASTI does not provide forms but will verify on your forms of your attendance.

    Payment - Checks and credit card payments are accepted. Refer to invoice generated once registration is completed for details.  If using a purchase order contact Carolyn Hayes, Executive Director for details.  Payment must be received prior to workshop.

    THIS WORKSHOP IS SPONSORED BY HASTI.

    • September 24, 2019
    • 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
    • ETHOS Innovation Center, 1025 Michigan St., Elkhart, IN 46514
    Register


    ADDITIONAL DETAILS:

    Lunch - Lunch is available for purchase.  Purchase a box lunch or bring a lunch.

    Professional Development Credits.  Consult your school's administration regarding paperwork.  HASTI does not provide forms but will verify on your forms of your attendance.

    Payment - Checks and credit card payments are accepted. Refer to invoice generated once registration is completed for details.  If using a purchase order contact Carolyn Hayes, Executive Director for details.  Payment must be received prior to workshop.

    THIS WORKSHOP IS SPONSORED BY HASTI. 

    • February 09, 2020
    • February 11, 2020
    • Wyndham - Indianapolis West
    Register

    HASTI 2020 Conference Exhibit Registration

    The 49th Annual HASTI Conference, ALL IN:  Sharing the Vision for Indiana Science Educationwill be held February 9 - 11, 2020 at the Wyndham Indianapolis-West, Indianapolis. The HASTI Conference provides you an opportunity to highlight your newest products and advertise your company name to over 700 Indiana science teachers, administrators, aspiring science educators, and anyone with an interest in improving science education in Indiana. We hope you will be able to join us!


    Booth Information:

    Exhibit booths are available on a first come, first served basis.
    Each 10’ x 10’ booth space includes:

    • One 6’table, draped
    • One 7” x 44” ID sign
    • Two chairs
    • 8’ back wall and 3’ adjoining side rail in conference colors
    • Four staff registrations
    • One 45-minute presentation slot.  Program proposals must be submitted separately and are subject to approval by the Conference Planning Committee.  The sale of products is prohibited during sessions.

    Booth Location:

    Refer to Exhibits Floor Plan when completing your booth registration.  You will make three preferences for your location.  HASTI will make every attempt to accommodate your request. 

    2020 Exhibits Floor Plan

    Booth Pricing:

    • One (1) 10’x10’ Booth Space - $500  
    • Two (2) 10’x10’ Booth Spaces - $950 

    Table Information (Not-for-Profit): 

    • One 6’ table, draped
    • One 7” x 44” ID sign
    • Two chairs
    • Four staff registrations
    • One 45-minute presentation slot.  Program proposals must be submitted separately and are subject to approval by the Conference Planning Committee.  The sale of products is prohibited during sessions.

    Table Location:

    Refer to Exhibits Floor Plan when completing your table registration.  You will make three preferences for your location.  HASTI will make every attempt to accommodate your request. 

    2020 Exhibits Floor Plan

    Table Pricing (Not-for-Profit):

    • One table - $375

    Payments:

    Payments for booth/table rentals can be made by check or credit card. Credit card payments will be processed through Wild Apricot using Authorize.net. All checks should be made payable to HASTI and send to:

    HASTI

    PO Box 383

    New Albany, IN  47151

    Cancellation Deadlines and Fees:

    Administrative Fees will be applied for cancellations prior to January 21, 2020.  Fee schedule is below:

                (1) Booth Space - $150

                (2) Booth Spaces - $275

                (1) Table Space - $125

    After January 21, 2020 exhibitors are responsible for full booth cost.

    Exhibit Hours: 

    • Exhibit Set-Up – Sunday, February 9, 2020 (1:00 pm - 5:00 pm)
    • Exhibit Hours
      • Monday, February 10, 2020 (9:00 am – 4:00 pm)
      • Tuesday, February 11, 2020 (9:00 am – 2:30 pm)

    Services:

    Booth/table rentals are contracted through HASTI.  The Wyndham Indianapolis West offers electrical services as well as other special needs.  George E. Fern Company offers many decorating and service options.  Additional information will be sent once registration is completed.

    Service Package - FERN

    Service Package - Wyndham - Indianapolis West

    Staff Badges:

    Each exhibiting firm will be entitled to register four (4) representatives without charge.  Exhibitors will be billed $50 for each additional representative.  Staff badges are intended for exhibitors only.

    Rules & Regulations:

    1.  Exhibit management will provide security personnel during the hours the exhibit area is closed. However, the exhibitor is solely responsible for his own exhibit material and should insure his exhibit against loss or damage.

    2.  Exhibit booths must be staffed during exhibit hours. Each exhibitor must wear an official exhibitor’s identification badge provided by HASTI.

    3.  HASTI reserves the right to make modifications to the exhibit hours as may be necessary to meet program needs.

    4.  The exhibitor agrees not to dismantle or pack his/her display before the close of the exhibit and subsequent designated tear down time.

    5.  Any exhibitor selling merchandise agrees to abide by all state & local tax regulations, and, if necessary, for collecting and submitting payment of sales tax to the appropriate legal authority.

    6.  Exhibitors, or their agents, shall not injure or deface the walls or floors of the buildings, booths, or the equipment of the booths. When such damage appears, the exhibitor is liable to the owner of the property so damaged.

    7.  Helium balloons are not allowed.

    8.  Any exhibitor wishing to offer food or beverage in their booth must make all arrangements through Wyndham Indianapolis West.  Contact Kady Lane, Exhibits Manager for more information.  Contact her at:  ExhibitsManager@hasti.org






    • February 09, 2020
    • February 11, 2020
    • Wyndham - Indianapolis West, Indiana
    Register

    Submit a program/workshop proposal for the 2020 HASTI Annual Conference, February 9 - 11, 2020 at the Wyndham - Indianapolis West Conference Center.  The theme of the conference is:

    All IN: Sharing the Vision for Indiana Science Education.   

    Five strands are identified for this conference.

    This year's strands include:

    ALL IN for Science Education

                    Presentations in this strand should address K-12 Indiana Science Standards in topic areas such as Physics, Life Sciences, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Education, or Earth and Space Science and can include, but are not limited to; hands-on materials, examples, lesson ideas, best practices, and modeling.

    ALL IN for Science and Technology

                    Presentations in this strand will address ways to incorporate technology in order to enhance science instruction and improve student engagement and access to learning. Presentations may include but are not limited to; utilizing augmented reality, computer simulations, use of technology to access phenomena, applications for student science presentations, Google Classroom, and utilizing virtual field trips.

    ALL IN for Science and Engineering

                    Presentations in this strand will focus on the integration of science concepts through Engineering opportunities including, but not limited to; Makerspace and Robotics challenges, engineering lesson plans, hands-on materials, engineering challenges, etc.

    ALL IN for Interdisciplinary STEM

                    Presentations in this strand will provide examples and ideas for teachers to incorporate science concepts and STEM in other curricular areas and may include sessions on Genius Hour, Project-based learning, STEM careers, community projects, authentic problem solving, and ideas for promoting 21st Century Skills or ideas for Indiana STEM School certification.

    ALL IN for Computer Science

                    Presentations in the strand will address various CS learning opportunities across grade levels and ways to incorporate CS standards across the curriculum. Sessions may include coding applications, game development, examples of curriculum and materials, programming, etc. Preference will be given to presentations that integrate science topics and concepts.



    New guidelines have been established for session proposals.  Read carefully the descriptions provided to determine what category to submit proposals.  Each presenter is limited to submitting a maximum of two  proposals.  


    Deadline for submission is:  September 14, 2019.  Any proposal submitted after September 14 will be placed on a wait list.

    This year's program managers are Dawn Bick and Lori White.  

    • February 09, 2020
    • February 11, 2020
    • Onine
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    HASTI Awards


    Use this registration form to submit the names of nominees for the following awards.

    ____ Cheryl Cowan Memorial Award for Innovative Elementary Science Teaching

    ____ Charlotte M. Boener Memorial Award for Innovative Middle School Science Teaching

    ____ Clyde Motts Memorial Award for Innovative High School Science Teaching

    ____ Innovative College Science Teaching Award

    ___ Gene Stratton Porter Environmental Educator Award

    After submitting the online form be sure to check each award on the HASTI website for specific information that needs to be sent to:  Awardsmanager@hasti.org

    Deadline for submission is:  October 4, 2019.

    • February 09, 2020
    • February 11, 2020
    • Online submission
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    The Edward L. Frazier Distinguished Service Award


    It is the nominator’s responsibility to assemble an entry packet.  Packet must include:

    • Vita of Nominee (include a work history, honors or recognition received, and examples of leadership within their profession.)
    • Describes the outstanding nature of the nominee’s distinguished service to HASTI. Provide specific examples of the nominee’s service and influence on HASTI including service on the HASTI Board of Directors.
    • Please provide two letters of support (no more than one page) from  HASTI members.

    Upon receipt, all applications become the property of HASTI. Applications will not be returned. Late applications will not be accepted. All material must be in one email, a single pdf file is preferred. Completed applications must be received by October 4, 2019.

    Questions can be sent to AwardsManager@hasti.org

    • March 01, 2020
    • Online and face-to-face
    Register

    Want to be more involved with HASTI? 

    The HASTI Strategic Goals guide the work of the standing and special committees.  In order to improve HASTI volunteers are needed to fill positions in various committees.

    Sign up for a committee and help HASTI make an impact on science educators in Indiana.  Meetings will be held  both face-to-face and through Zoom.

    You will be contacted by the chair or a member of the HASTI Board who serves on the committee.


    Committees and Descriptions

    Publications:

    Chair:  TBD

    It shall be the duties of the Publication Committee to advise and assist the editors of the association publications in keeping the membership, science educators and public informed as to the activities of the association and the progress of science education.

    Conference:

    Chair:  Danae' Wirth

    It shall be the duty of the Conference Committee to initiate and implement well-coordinated programs in line with the purposes of the organization. The Immediate Past President shall serve as chairman of the Conference Committee.

    Membership:

    Chair:  Shannon Hudson

    It shall be the duty of the Membership Committee to promote, expand and stabilize the membership of the association. There shall be one member of the Membership Committee appointed from each of the Association Districts.

    Professional Development:

    Chair:  Kristen Poindexter

    It shall be he duty of the Professional Development committee to determine and provide ongoing professional development for the improvement of science education

    Website/Social Media:

    Chair:  Kristen Poindexter

    It shall be the duty of the website/social media committee to improve sharing of information and networking opportunities for teachers of science.

    Awards:

    Chair:  Robert Yost

    It shall be the duty of the Awards Committee to identify new awards, screen applicants and make recommendations to the Board of Directors.

    Nominations and Elections:

    Chair:  TBD

    It shall be the duty of the Nominations and Elections committee to prepare a slate of officers of at least two nominees for each office and board position, excluding the office of president, to be filled, by the Vic-President.


Past events

July 14, 2019 Real World Science Summer Teacher Seminar
June 10, 2019 Indiana University Biology Summer INstitute
May 17, 2019 May 4 - HASTI Board Meeting Motions
April 09, 2019 2019 HASTI Special Election - Districts 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 9
March 16, 2019 Conner Prairie - Passport to Hi-Tech - March 16
March 09, 2019 2019 HASTI Election - Districts 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9
March 09, 2019 2019 Challenge: Toward A Greener Tomorrow
March 09, 2019 Summer Renewable Energy Training Academy
March 09, 2019 2019 Governor's STEM Team - Scholarship
February 18, 2019 2019 HASTI Awards Banquet, Feb. 18, 2019
February 17, 2019 2019 HASTI Conference
February 17, 2019 2019 HASTI Program Proposals
February 05, 2019 2019 Discovery Concerts
January 15, 2019 ADI Workshop: Introduction to Argument Driven Inquiry Instructional Model for Elementary Educators
January 14, 2019 ADI Workshop: Introduction to Argument Driven Inquiry Instructional Model for Middle and High School Educators
December 18, 2018 Six Star Science Online Teacher (OT) Professional Development Program - $2400
October 27, 2018 Science and Literacy Workshop
October 09, 2018 FREE - Professional Development - Vernier Workshop
October 08, 2018 FREE - Vernier Software & Technology Workshop
September 28, 2018 EEAI Conference 2018
September 28, 2018 Environmental Education Association of Indiana Annual Conference
September 12, 2018 SEPUP (Lab-Aids) 6th Grade Workshop
September 06, 2018 The Edward L. Frazier Distinguished Service Award
August 29, 2018 HASTI AWARDS
August 29, 2018 HASTI Board Nominations 2018-19

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Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 383, New Albany, IN  47151

Email:  Executivedirector@hasti.org


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