NSTU Professional Association Conferences - 2019




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:
NSTU Members - Monday, September 16th
Non-NSTU Members - Monday, September 23rd

The registration deadline is October 11, 2019


  • 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
AEA L'Association des enseignants acadiens

Lieu principal : Carrefour du Grand-Havre (Marie-France Maisonneuve – la suite à Intervenir efficacement auprès des élèves TDAH)
Autres lieux  (projet pilote):
Sud-Ouest (2 ateliers – Atelier d’écriture et Capteurs Pasco et logiciels SparkVue) 
Nord-est (2 ateliers – Labo Créatifs/Appui en math et Français mat-6e année) 
Sites à confirmer sous peu

AST Association of Science Teachers Halifax West High School CLOSED
ATA Art Teachers Association Halifax - Rocky Lake Junior High
Cape Breton - Cape Breton Centre for Craft and Design
ATEC Association of Teachers of Exceptional Children Cineplex Theatre - Dartmouth Crossing CLOSED
ATENS Association of Teachers of English of Nova Scotia Auburn Drive High School CLOSED
ATYA Association of Teachers of Young Adolescents Riverside Education Centre CLOSED
BETA Business Education Teachers Association Halifax - Murphy's on the Water
Church Point - Universite Ste. Anne
EDANS Educational Drama Association of Nova Scotia Dartmouth High School Registration Closes
4:30 p.m. Friday
Oct. 19/18

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FSTA Family Studies Teachers Association St. Matthew's United Church (Barrington St.) CLOSED
MTA Mathematics Teachers Association Charles P. Allen High School CLOSED
NSLTA/AELNE Nova Scotia Language Teachers Association/
Association des enseignant(e)s de langues de la Nouvelle-Ecosse
Dr. Tom Parker Building (NSTU) CLOSED
NSMEA Nova Scotia Music Educators' Association Dartmouth South Academy CLOSED
NSSCA Nova Scotia School Counsellors Association Citadel High School CLOSED
NSTALL Nova Scotia Teachers Association for Literacy and Learning Cobequid Educational Centre CLOSED
NSTEA Nova Scotia Technology Education Association Sir John A. Macdonald CLOSED
PETA Primary Elementary Teachers Association Soctiabank Cineplex Theatres - Bayers Lake CLOSED
PISA Psychologists in Schools Association Mount Saint Vincent University CLOSED
SPAA Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists Association Best Western Plus Dartmouth CLOSED
SSTA Social Studies Teachers Association Saint Mary's University CLOSED
TAPHE Teachers Association for Physical and Health Education Yarmouth Consolidated Memorial High School Registration Closes
midnight on Friday
Oct. 19/18

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