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What's New

2017 National Conference - March 1-4, 2017 in Pittsburgh, PA

  • Register by February 1, 2017 to save $80! 
  • Connect with friends old and new by attending the evening jam sessions on Thursday and Friday  
  • Register for All About the Bow! Pedagogy, Delivery, and Assessment with presenters Bob Gillespie and Bob Phillips! Register here
  • Interested in being an exhibitor next year in Pittsburgh? Click here!


  • Did you know ASTA offers a member insurance program? Explore your options today!  
  • ASTACAP- ASTA's certificate advancement program! Discover this program of noncompetitive examinations to assess your students. Click here for more information! 
  • Check out the ASTA Calendar -- Complete with deadlines and State Chapter activities!
  • Need someone to guide you through the first few years of teaching? Check out ASTA's Mentoring Program.