Fall Membership Meeting


Make plan to join us in Charlotte on Wednesday, November 28 for our Fall Membership Meeting



Join today!  NCSLA is seeking new members interested in

Run for Office


NCSLA is looking for new leaders to serve on the leadership team.  Offices up for election include President-Elect and Directors-at-Large.  The deadline for nominations is January 15.  Submit your nomination today!

Recognize a Leader

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

Other Science Leadership Awards

NSELA Outstanding Leadership in Science Education Award
Since 1979, Pearson Publishing Company, in cooperation with the National Science Education Leadership Association, has presented the prestigious Outstanding Leadership in Science Education Award to an outstanding member who leads the school, school district, region, state, or area as science supervisor.  Learn more and submit a nomination. 

NSELA Outstanding Administrative Support Award
From time to time, we as science educators need to obtain the support of an administrator whose primary responsibility is outside the area of science instruction. Kendall Hunt Publishing Company has partnered with NSELA to recognize an outstanding administrator who supports science instruction.   Learn more and submit a nomination.

SMT Center Awards
Each year, the North Carolina Science, Mathematics, and Technology Education Center offers awards that recognize individuals and organizations whose extraordinary contributions to science, mathematics, and technology education in North Carolina are helping to advance education in NC. Categories include K-8 teacher, 9-16 teacher, administrator, student leadership as well as awards that recognize businesses and organizations that support STEM education. Student, teacher and administrator award winners receive a $1,000. Recipients of the awards are honored in the spring at the Celebration of Science, Mathematics, and Technology. View http://ncsmt.org/prog.awards.html for more information and to see videos of last year's winners. Deadline to nominate is December 1.

NSTA Awards and Recognitions
NSTA recognizes outstanding achievements in science education with a variety of science awards and monetary prizes. Submit an award application and view past winners.


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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.