The Golden Age of Science Education
50th Anniversary - HASTI State Conference
February 13 - 15, 2022
Conference Chair: Kristen Poindexter
Submit a program/workshop proposal for the 2022 HASTI Annual Conference, February , 2022 at the Marriott - Indianapolis East Conference Center. The theme of the conference is:
This year's strands include:
Culturally responsive teaching: Being responsive to the needs of all learners
Connected to the “core” learning experiences: Connecting learning experiences to the NGSS Core Ideas
Grounding Practice in Research: What does research tell us about our current practices?
Applying knowledge in context: Taking what we know and applying it other places
Sense Making & Argumentation: Using argumentation in our practice to help students develop sense making
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.
Active and Retired Teachers/Educators:
Active and Retired teachers/educators (and co-presenters) are invited to submit up to a maximum of two (2) proposals for consideration. Proposals should focus on the presenter's individual work and not offer any endorsements to specific products or services available on the market.
Nonprofit Organizations or Government Agencies:
Nonprofit Organizations and Government Agencies are invited to submit up to a maximum of two (2) proposals for consideration. Proposals should focus on resources that are freely available and do not have any fee attached for participants to be able to fully utilize said resources.
Presentations focused on offering product(s) for sale, paid training or professional learning opportunities, supplements, or additional resources for a fee will need to be submitted as an Exhibitor Workshop.
Commercial Organizations are invited to present via the Exhibitor Workshop option. To be eligible, companies must have an exhibit booth for the respective conference. Exhibitor workshops are guaranteed to be scheduled provided they meet acceptable standards of taste and NSTA Safety Guidelines. Commercial Organizations need to register as an Exhibitor.
Science Consultants are invited to submit up to a maximum of two (2) proposals for consideration. Proposals should focus on the presenter's individual work and not promote use of consultant’s service or any fee-based materials.
Deadline for submission is: September 10, 2021. Any proposal submitted after September 10 will be placed on a wait list.
This year's program manager is Dawn Bick.