Upcoming Events

The North West region will meet up during the Annual conference in January. Stay tuned for more details!

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Past Events

Winter 2020 NW-ASTE UnConference

Virtually on December 15, 2020

The Northwest region held a virtual meeting and unconference on December 15th  from 2-6PM Mountain Time!

  • Cost: Free
  • Who: Open to any and all science teacher educators, graduate students, and teachers
    (irrespective of current ASTE membership or location)
  • What:
    • An “unConference” meant to spark conversations, collaboration, and community
    • Topics of Interest: Any research, study, resource, or materials –  at any stage of development – related to the preparation of science teacher educators
    • Other details: Peer-reviewed (unblinded) with proceedings
  • NWASTE UnConference 2020 Proceedings Available Here!

Virtual Regional Listening Session

Topic: ASTE North West Region – Pre-Annual Conference – Drop In Meeting
Time: Dec 18, 2019 01:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)


One last chance for an ASTE Northwest “drop-in” before the January International Conference!

-intent to host an upcoming ASTE conference
-share about what we would like to see from our region

Meeting Minutes:

  • Hosting a National Conference in the North West
  • Regional Membership Involvement
  • Building Involvement in the Region
    • Reaching out to all Science Teacher Programs in the North West
    • Regional Meeting (sync with other conference, region?)
      • What other conferences are happening?
        • Create a survey (release during national conference meeting)
        • Teacher Associations (National, Regional, State)
        • Professional Organizations (limited reach / when are they are in NW)
  • Collaborative (virtual) Graduate Student “Journal Club”
  • North West Region Monograph on rotating topics
  • Offer January North-West Meeting (at ASTE) online, on Zoom