Web Seminars

NSTA Web Seminars are free, live professional learning experiences that use online learning technologies to allow participants to interact with nationally acclaimed experts, NSTA Press authors, and scientists, engineers, and education specialists from NSTA partner organizations.

All web seminars are recorded for watching on-demand.

How to Register

Register to attend an upcoming program by clicking the button next to each event you wish to attend. You will receive an e-mail with general information about Web Seminars and a list of the programs that you are registered to attend. If you register for a commercially sponsored web seminar your information may be shared with the sponsor.

For additional questions, please send a message to: webseminars@nsta.org

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Upcoming Web Seminars

Using NSTA Resources and the Learning Center as Your Online Textbook, March 9, 2017

Are you a professor at a university or college teaching science pre-service teachers? If so, please join us for this web seminar on Thursday, March 9, from 6:30 to 7:45 pm Eastern time. NSTA h... View Additional Details

How do I Select Phenomena to Motivate Student Sense Making?, March 15, 2017

Three-dimensional teaching and learning features a shift in focus from having students learn about science to figuring out phenomena. This web seminar will explore how to select phenomena and use the... View Additional Details

Create and Share Collections of Professional Learning Resources, April 4, 2017

The Learning Center is NSTA’s online portal for personalized professional learning with thousands of resources and opportunities for educators designed to enhance your content and pedagogical knowled... View Additional Details

How do I Promote Student Modeling?, April 12, 2017

In three-dimensional instruction, students try to make sense of phenomena by developing their own models to explain the world. In this web seminar, we will show you how to foster modeling in your cla... View Additional Details

How do I Promote Student Discourse?, May 10, 2017

One of the key ways to promote student sense making is to get students to engage in meaningful discussion about phenomena and the models they develop to explain their observations. In this web semina... View Additional Details

How do I Develop a Storyline for a Unit?, July 12, 2017

Successful units feature a coherent storyline where each lesson builds on those that come before it and foster questions that lead into the next lesson. In this web seminar, we will show you examples... View Additional Details