Region C

Includes TN, NC, SC, AL, GA, FL, AR, MS, LA and Caribbean

Region C Director
Pamela Gilchrist
pamela_gilchrist@ncsu.edu

The following states are in Region C: Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana and the Caribbean

Arkansas

Arkansas Science Teachers Association
users.aristotle.net/~asta/

Conference
users.aristotle.net/%7Easta/meet.htm

State Department:
arkansased.org

Frameworks
arkansased.org/teachers/frameworks2.html#science

Contact:
Cathy Mackey, Science Assessment Specialist 501-683-0916
Dr. Dennis Plyler, K-12 Science Program Manager 501-683-3292
Stephen Brodie, K-12 Science 501-682-4470


Louisiana

Louisiana Science Teachers Association and Conference
www.lsta.info

Louisiana Association of Science Leaders 
Claudia Fowler
677 Fulwar Skipwith
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
lapelican@cox.net
225.752.1735

State Education Department
www.doe.state.la.us/lde/

Science Standards
www.doe.state.la.us/lde/uploads/2911.pdf


Mississippi

Mississippi Science Teachers Association
http://www.ms-msta.org/

State Education Department
www.mde.k12.ms.us/

Science Standards
www.mde.k12.ms.us/ACAD/ID/Curriculum/Science/

Contact
Mary Wroten
Science Specialist
Mississippi Department of Education
Office Of Curriculum and Instruction 
Suite 330 - Central High School 
P.O. Box 771
Jackson, MS 39205-0771
Phone (601) 359-2586
mwroten@mde.k12.ms.us


Alabama

Alabama Science Teachers Association
www.asta.auburn.edu

Conference
www.asta.auburn.edu/2006%20Conference/2006%20INDEX.htm

State Education Department
www.alsde.edu/html/home.asp

Science Standards
www.alsde.edu/html/sections/section_detail.asp?section=54&footer=sections

Contact
Cynthia Brown
cbrown@alsde.edu

Florida

Florida Association of Science Supervisors (FASS)
https://sites.google.com/site/flsciencesupervisors/

Florida Association of Science Teachers (FAST)
https://fastscience.wildapricot.org/

Florida Department of Education (FDOE)
http://www.fldoe.org/
FDOE Contact: Dr. Jonathan P. Keener, Director, STEM Programs
325 West Gaines Street, Suite 432
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400
Phone: 850-245-0808
Jonathan.Keener@fldoe.org

Florida Standards at CPALMS (Collaborate Plan Align Learn Motivate Share)
CPALMS serves as Florida's official source for standards information and course descriptions.
http://www.cpalms.org/Public/

South Carolina

South Carolina Science Education Leadership Assoication
www.scsela.org

North Carolina

North Carolina Science Leadership Associationhttp://ncsla.net

NC Department of Public Instruction
http://www.dpi.state.nc.usScience Coordinator, Beverly Vance
beverly.vance@dpi.nc.gov, 6341 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-6300

North Carolina Essential Standards
www.dpi.state.nc.us

 Tennessee

Tennessee Science Teachers Association
http://www.tsta.wildapricot.org/

Tennessee State Education Department
https://www.tn.gov/education/

Tennessee Science Standards
https://www.tn.gov/education/article/science-standards