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Professional teaching societies

We hope that this resource can be helpful to you as you work to change the perceptions of middle and high school science and math teaching as a profession by getting the facts out to students, faculty, and community members. Get access to additional resources about middle and high school math and science teaching at the following institutions and professional societies involved in creating this toolkit:

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American Association of Physics Teachers

The AAPT is a professional physics science society dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in physical science education, composed primarily of physics teachers at the secondary and higher education levels.

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American Physical Society

The APS is a non-profit membership organization working to advance and diffuse the knowledge of physics through its outstanding research journals, scientific meetings, and education, outreach, advocacy, and international activities.

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American Chemical Society

The ACS is the world’s largest scientific society, and has the vision to improve people’s lives through the transforming power of chemistry. ACS supports a division focused on K-12 education, and sponsors the K- 12 professional teaching society, the American Association of Chemistry Teachers (AACT).

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Mathematical Association of America

The MAA is the world’s largest community of mathematicians, students, and enthusiasts whose mission is to advance the understanding of mathematics and its impact on the world. MAA supports learning in the mathematical sciences by encouraging effective curriculum, teaching, and assessment at all levels