NSTU Professional Association Conferences - 2017




On the fourth Friday in October of each year, NSTU members from around the province are invited to attend professional development conferences organized by our Professional Associations. The program offerings demonstrate a breadth of curriculum-based and other professional development opportunities that are designed to ensure Nova Scotia's students benefit from the latest pedagogical advances.

Conference registration will open on Friday, September 8th

The registration deadline is October 13, 2017

  • It is important to view conference details before registering for a conference. 
    Click the Association acronym of your choice in the "Details" column (first column on the left) in the table below to do this.
  • You will find a link to conference registration at the bottom of each description page.

While we encourage members to have an NSTU web account,
one is
NOT REQUIRED to register for a conference.
You may register utilizing any email account.

Details Professional Association Location Register
AAE Association of Adult Educators NSCC Marconi Campus Click here
AEA L'Association des enseignants acadiens

École du Carrefour

Click here
AST Association of Science Teachers Halifax West High School Click here
ATA Art Teachers Association Oxford School
Art Gallery of N.S.
NS Centre for Craft & Design
Click here
ATEC Association of Teachers of Exceptional Children Cineplex Theatre - Dartmouth Crossing Registration Closed
Conference FULL
ATENS Association of Teachers of English of Nova Scotia Eastern Passage Education Centre Click here
ATYA Association of Teachers of Young Adolescents Riverside Education Centre Registration Closed
Conference FULL
BETA Business Education Teachers Association Delta Halifax Registration Closed
Conference FULL
EDANS Educational Drama Association of Nova Scotia Dartmouth High School/Grafton Dinner Theatre Click here
FSTA Family Studies Teachers Association St. Matthew's United Church (Barrington St.) Click here
MTA Mathematics Teachers Association Charles P. Allen High School Click here
NSMEA Nova Scotia Music Educators' Association Auburn Drive High School Click here
NSSCA Nova Scotia School Counsellors Association Spatz Theatre, Cital High School Click here
NSTALL Nova Scotia Teachers Association for Literacy and Learning Cobequid Educational Centre Click here
NSTEA Nova Scotia Technology Education Association Avon View High School Click here
PETA Primary Elementary Teachers Association Scotiabank Theatre - Halifax Registration Closed
Conference FULL
PISA Psychologists in Schools Association Rosaria Centre, MSVU Click here
SAA School Administrators' Association École Secondaire du Sommet Click here
SPAA Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists Association Best Western Plus Dartmouth Click here
SSTA Social Studies Teachers Association Saint Mary's University Click here
TAPHE Teachers Association for Physical and Health Education Sackville High School Click here