Inland Area Science Teachers Association  



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Iasta - Inland Area Science Teachers Association


The Wildlands Conservancy - Oak Glen Preserve

Mary Vagle Museum & Nature Center
11501 Cypress Ave. Fontana, Calif.

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Our annual dues are currently due for 2014/15 and can be paid at the meeting.
Make checks payable to: SBCSS/IASTA

Regular Members $40

Pre-service and Retired Teachers

Please consider all you get from IASTA when paying your dues:

  • Informative Meetings
  • Speakers
  • Presentations
  • Resources and Workshop Information
  • Interaction with other Science Teachers
  • And Dinner!







Science Olympiad



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 education.  The topic is “How NGSS ties into Outdoor Education”.  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, 2015

5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

LOCATION: Riverside Polytechnic High

        5450 Victoria Ave. Room# 803

        Riverside, CA 92506

 Host: John Gifford, H. S. Science Teacher

TIME: 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:

info@iasta.org     or    byfam@charter.net

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2015 Science Camp for Your 5th-8th Grade Classroom

Where:    James Reserve –
                 San Jacinto Mountains (near Lake
                 Fulmor, North of Idyllwild)

Dates:      Week of April 27 or May 11

Time:        10:30 a.m. Day one and concludes at
                  2:00 p.m. Last Day

Lodging:   Indoor cabins

Cost:    $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

Download Flyer for registration information:
2015 Science Camp Flyer.pdf



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.


















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California Science Teachers Association


National Science Teachers Association






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