Fall Science Leadership Summit


Make plan to join us in Winston Salem on Wednesday, November 13 for our Fall Membership Meeting



Join today!  NCSLA is seeking new members interested in

Join a Committee


The heart of our organization resides in the work accomplished by our many committee members.  Take advantage of this opportunity to actively promote science education leadership in North Carolina and join a committee!

Recognize a Leader

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Nominations are being sought for the Gatling Outstanding Leadership Award.  The award recognizes  outstanding leadership and service to science education at the district, regional, state levels and beyond. Submit a nomination by October 1

 Table of Contents  

Message from
the President
2017 Spring Meeting
2016 Fall Meeting
2016 Gatling
Award Winner
Nominate a Leader
for the Jackson Award
Meet the Board:
Christi Whitworth
Mountains to the Sea

There are just a few featured opportunities for professional development across the state this spring and summer!

Prepare for the Solar Eclipse in August 2017

Master of Arts in Education - Science Education via ECU

Experience a Blend of Face-to-Face and Online Education: Courses are primarily taught online; however, there will also be opportunities to meet periodically during the semester at a local school campus to foster communication and community among instructors and cohort members. The perfect blend– convenience of online courses and the support of your peers as your pursue this opportunity together!  Details including cost and courses in the attached flyer.

NCSLA Tweets!

Explore instructional strategies and resources that shift the classroom conversation about climate change to focus… https://t.co/HgjtlGjhOU
The Toshiba America Foundation is accepting grant applications from K-5 teachers for innovative science or math pro… https://t.co/VnSdFhZEER

Leadership Opportunities

NSELA provides many opportunities for members to build leadership skills and take leadership rolls that shape science education. 


NCSLA recruits and supports the development of, emerging science education leaders.  Use the following resources in the development of your own leadership skills.




National Inventors Hall of Fame

Fisher Science Education

LearnEd Notebooks

Delta Education/FOSS