The Nebraska Association of Teachers of Science
Enhancing Science Education for all Nebraskans.
The Nebraska Association of Teachers of Science has been promoting science education in Nebraska since 1961.
NATS is a division of the Nebraska Academy of Sciences and an affiliate of NSTA. Membership is open to any individual interested in the advancement of science education in the State of Nebraska.
We invite you to join our nearly 500 members across the state!
Check out our calendar (bottom of the page) for upcoming professional development opportunities!
NATS Virtual Unconference
April 6-10, 2020
MONDAY April 6, 2020 @ 10am (Central)
TJ McKenna - Session description coming soon.
Tuesday April 7, 2020 @ 10am (Central)
Kate Henson - High School Storylines with Inquiry Hub Biology.
Wednesday April 8, 2020 @ 10am (Central)
Okhee Lee - Convergences and Divergences Across Content Areas
Thursday April 9, 2020 @ 10am (Central)
To Be Announced
Friday, April 10, 2020 @ 10am (Central)
Kathy Renfrew - Using Phenomenon in the Elementary Classroom
NGSS Sensemakers Professional Development registration is now open!
Thanks to a grant from the Nebraska Environmental Trust, NATS is pleased to be hosting NGSS Sensemakers Workshop this summer in Hastings Nebraska. This 4 day training includes ongoing virtual support during the year and will teach you how to create a standards-aligned, 3-dimensional classroom using environmental science topics.
Stipends for the training will be provided to help cover travel costs.
Register Here Registration is open until MAY 1st.