Conference for the Advancement of Science Teaching (CAST)

For more than 60 years, the Science Teachers Association of Texas (STAT) has presented the Conference for the Advancement of Science Teaching, or CAST. Over the years, CAST has evolved into the preeminent, must-attend event for more than 5,000 science educators and advocates from across Texas and the entire Southwest. 

Enroll Now for CAST 24/7—On Demand Through August 31

CAST 24/7 is your resource for valuable professional learning on demand and on your schedule. Access more than 50 hours of virtual continuing education, including popular CAST21 workshops, brand-new sessions, and Q&As with featured speakers, now available on demand through August 31, 2022. And don't forget—STAT is a TEA-approved continuing education provider!

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Share Your Expertise at CAST22!

The Call for Proposals for CAST22, presented by the Science Teachers Association of Texas, is now open. STAT invites you to turn your innovative teaching strategies and lesson plans into proposals for sessions that could benefit educators and students across Texas and beyond. Submit your proposal by Tuesday, May 31, to share your expertise at CAST22, November 10–12 in Dallas.

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CAST21 Recap

CAST21 was amazing three days of inspiration, connection, and discovery in Fort Worth, November 11–13, 2021. 


CAST21 Session Handouts and PD Form

Click here to log in and download CAST21 session handouts. Click here to access the CAST21 PD form.