The mission of the New Jersey Science Teachers Association is to promote excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all.

Member Benefits

Who are the members of NJSTA? What benefits do NJSTA members enjoy? Visit our Get Involved and About Us pages to find out! We hope you will join us!


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Joint Membership with NSTA

On behalf of the New Jersey Science Teachers Association and National Science Teaching Association, we are pleased to offer a joint membership—join both organizations and save money!

Join both NJSTA and NSTA for one year for $90 – a savings of $15.

Go to NSTA Membership and down to the Joint State Memberships then click on New Jersey.

2021 Maitland Simmons Institute

The NJSTA Maitland P. Simmons Memorial Award Committee is excited to announce that applications are now being accepted from middle school science educators, supervisors, or building administrators of grades 6-8 for the 2021 Maitland Simmons Institute.

The Summer 20201 Maitland Simmons Institute will be focused on OpenSciEd

Please click on the image below for more information and application. Applications DEADLINE Extended to June 10th! 

State Science Day 2021

Upcoming NJSTA events

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Professional Development Opportunities

Looking for professional development opportunities? Look at our Events page for NJSTA events and other opportunities in and around New Jersey. 

New Jersey Science Convention

NJSC 2021: Science Unlocks the Future

The New Jersey Science Convention is scheduled for October 19 & 20, 2021 at the Princeton Marriott at Forrestal.  

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