- Discount on Annual ISTA Conference Registration- For over forty years this annual conference has brought together science educators and administrators from throughout the state. Major speakers; over 100 group sessions, hands-on workshops, and more than 50 commercial and non-commercial exhibits are a few highlights of this outstanding program of renewal and professional development.
- Monthly Need to Know Newsletter- Providing free and paid professional development opportunities, resources, and valuable information.
- SPECTRUM Journal- The Illinois Science Teachers Associate Journal. ISTA is the only state chapter of NSTA that has a peer-reviewed journal.
- ISTA Awards for Your Students- Members can annually request one free Olympic style medal for an outstanding science student.
- ISTA Awards for Teachers- Members can apply for awards sponsored by ISTA.
Join ISTA only
- Join over 1000 Illinois teachers working to advance science teaching in our state.
Join both ISTA and NSTA together
- $94 for one year (a discount of $20 over joining each separately) - After you join your ISTA membership will be extended by one year.