IASTA is a local network of teachers, administrators and professional science providers who work together to promote science education and share resources.
Inland Area Science Teachers Association
would like to invite you to its
March Dinner Meeting
“How NGSS ties into Outdoor Education”
This month’s focus for IASTA’s dinner meeting will be
outdoor science education. Presented by Executive Director,
Sarah Ahrens of the Boojum Institute for experiential
“How NGSS ties into
Boojum Institute is “Southern California’s leading
full service outdoor education and recreational provider.”
The Boojum Institute creates outdoor education curriculums
for school and youth organizations. It also offers challenge
courses and retreats for businesses. www.boojum.org
DATE: Wednesday, March 18,
5:00 to 8:00 p.m.
5450 Victoria Ave. Room# 803
Riverside, CA 92506
Host: John Gifford, H.
S. Science Teacher
Dinner begins at 5:00 pm
DEADLINE: March 17, 2015
Seating is limited!
Please reserve your dinner by registering early.
Once registered, if you are unable to attend please notify us.
We want to use dues money wisely.
REGISTRATION FEE None for first meeting.
Regular Members: $40
Pre-service and Retired Teachers $20
*Dues can be paid at the meeting, Make checks payable to SBCSS/IASTA
Register Online by email at:
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Camp for Your 5th-8th Grade Classroom
James Reserve –
San Jacinto Mountains (near Lake
Fulmor, North of Idyllwild)
Week of April 27 or May 11
10:30 a.m. Day one and concludes at
2:00 p.m. Last Day
$320/per participant - Two Day Program
Program includes four meals (lunch to
$440/per participant – Three Day Program
Program includes seven meals (lunch to
Deadline to Register – Friday, March 13, 2015
Save the Dates
for Future IASTA Meetings
February 24, 2015
March 19, 2015
April 14, 2015
Locations and times will be posted as they become available.
We are the local chapter of the
California Science Teachers Association
National Science Teachers Association