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Past Conferences

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The NATS Fall Conference is the premier professional development event for science educators in the state of Nebraska. Take a look at some of the highlights of past conferences.

Fall NSTA Kansas City
Spring NSTA Denver

NATS partnered with NSTA in the Fall of 2023 to encourage members to attend the NSTA  Conference in Kansas City, and again in the Spring of 2024 in Denver. 

North Platte

The 2022 NATS Fall Conference was held in North Platte, Nebraska in October. The keynote speakers included NSTA President Dr. Elizabeth Mulkerrin, EducationProjects director of Education Jane Hunt, and Research Scientist Zack Bateson.

Doane University

The 2021 NATS Fall Conference was back in person and held at Doane University in Crete, Nebraska. The keynote speaker was Dr. TJ McKenna, science educator and lover of all things phenomena!

Virtual (COVID)

Despite the challenges of COVID, the 202o NATS Fall Conference was held virtually for a great day of online professional development. The keynote speaker was Dr. Mark WindSchitl, co-author of the book Ambitious Science Teaching.

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