The ASTE mission statement is to promote leadership in, and support for those involved in, the professional development of teachers of science. To this end, ASTE encourages relationships with other like-minded organizations for the benefit of collaboration, coordination and information exchange. Guidelines for Becoming an Affiliate of ASTE: The role of the Affiliate is to represent stakeholders in specific areas of education whose goals and membership overlap with those of ASTE. These Affiliates can work cooperatively with ASTE in their specific areas of expertise. Likewise, ASTE can provide input to Affiliates with a broad view of the state of education and specific direction that might be taken by the individual Affiliates. The specific areas of expertise of Affiliates and general overview of ASTE serve to interface well and provide a solid base for decision-making and action.

ASTE is currently affiliated with the following professional organizations and conferences:

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