Membership in IACT is open to all high school, junior college, college, and university teachers of chemistry and related science teaching fields. The organization also encourages others whose careers or personal interests are closely allied to the field of chemistry teaching to become members. Membership is on an annual basis beginning in September.
If you wish to join the Illinois Association of Chemistry Teachers, please contact
Illinois Association of Chemistry Teachers
c/o Department of Chemistry
Illinois State University
Campus Box 4160
Normal, IL 61790-4160
You may e-mail the Secretary-Treasurer.
The statewide business meeting of the IACT is held each year on the third Friday of October on the Campus of Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois. The format usually includes a keynote speaker, a business luncheon and several concurrent special interest groups. Other meetings are held in the spring either on a regional or statewide basis.
The IACT publishes a newsletter which contains items of current interest including information about upcoming meetings. A note of historical interest is that the current publication, The Science Teacher (Journal of N.S.T.A.), had its beginnings as the newsletter of the IACT.
The dues of the organizationare fixed by the membership and are used for:
Dues statements are usually mailed during the spring months.