Posted: Wed, 09/28/2011 - 8:39am Updated: Thu, 05/18/2017 - 9:11am

Various organizations around the state and country provide support to teachers of science. The organizations provide resources, advocacy, and research in the field.

Indiana-based Organizations

  • Hoosier Association of Science Teachers, Inc. (HASTI)
    As Indiana's affiliate association to the National Science Teachers Association, HASTI holds an annual conference and produces two publications, Sci-ed-ogram and the Hoosier Science Teacher.
  • Indiana Academy of Science
    The Indiana Academy of Science is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to promote scientific research and to encourage communication between Indiana scientists and others conducting research pertaining to Indiana.
  • Indiana Math Science Technology Education Alliance (IMSTEA)
    IMSTEA is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to improving the mathematics, science and technology literacy and competency of all Hoosiers. They currently co-sponsor, with Vincennes University, the Super Mileage Challenge, and integrated curriculum project featuring high mileage cars built by Indiana high school students.
  • Environmental Education Association of Indiana (EEAI)
    EEAI works cooperatively to promote the opportunities that will educate, motivate, and inspire the citizens of Indiana to conserve natural resources and meet the needs of our society while maintaining a healthy environment now and in the future.
  • Geological Survey (IGS)
    The IGS is a state organization that provides geologic information to Indiana’s citizenry. The IGS is committed to providing unbiased and reliable earth science information through directed research, service, and education.

National Organizations