2018 Joint Conference
"Full STEAM Ahead"

Monday, October 22 - 24, 2018
Shreveport Convention Center
Shreveport, LA

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The Louisiana Association of Teachers of Mathematics (LATM) and the Louisiana Science Teachers Association (LSTA) invite you to attend, present a session and/or exhibit during our 2018 Joint Conference in Shreveport, Louisiana, October 22th -24th at the Shreveport Convention Center.  We expect approximately 1500 formal and informal math and science educators and administrators from pre-K through college levels to attend.

The the annual conference provides professional development and networking opportunities for all math and science educators throughout the state of Louisiana.  Scroll down below to learn more about the conference and register.

Thank You 2018 Conference Sponsors!

Conference Registration Dates & Rates

Early Bird
Through Sept. 22, 2018

Sept. 23, 2018 - Oct. 13, 2018

After Oct. 13, 2018

Full-time non-teaching undergraduate students
Wednesday only 

Extended Session/Field Trip Registration

Extended Sessions and Field Trips will be held on Monday, October 22, 2018.  There will be morning sessions from 8:30 am - 11:30 am and afternoon sessions from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm.  Registration for extended sessions closes at the end of the day on Wednesday, October 10, 2018
 Half Day $15
 Full Day $30


Conference 2018

This year’s Conference will be held on
October 22-24, 2018
at the
Shreveport Convention Center.

Participants will have the opportunity to hear from, Dr. Debbie Silver in a short course on Leadership and many more presenters.

Participant Information

Payment Information
This year LSTA and LATM will be accepting online credit card and mail-in conference payments.  When registering for the conference,  please notice that you can select ONLINE or MAIL-IN payment options.  Transaction fees are added for ONLINE payments, so please select the correct registration option.  

For multiple registrant payments:  each registrant should complete a separate registration form and print their invoice, on each registrant form include, in the Multiple registration information box:  the organization writing the check for the multiple registrants, check number, check amount and all registrants covered by the check.  

A ~1hr. tour of the Shreveport Aquarium will be available on Tuesday evening for $5.00.  Please indicate if you would like to participate in the tour by clicking the appropriate box on your registration form to purchase a ticket.

The registration form also includes a section to register for extended sessions or field trips offered on Monday, October 22, 2018.  The extended sessions/field trips are $15 for half a day and $30 for a whole day.  The registration deadline for extended sessions is October 13, 2018.

Mail-in payments should be addressed as follows: 
2018 LATM/LSTA Joint Conference
ATTENTION:  Nathan Cotten
P.O. Box 5097
Houma, LA  70361

Invoices and payment receipts will be emailed directly to each registrant.

Exhibitor Information

Proposals for 1-hour concurrent sessions to be held on TUESDAY and/or WEDNESDAY, October 23rd and 24th, 2018 are now being accepted. Proposals must be submitted via the online form by August 6, 2018

Lodging Information

   Hotel  Distance from
Convention Center
 Conference Rate Self-Parking
  Hilton Shreveport
104 Market Street
Shreveport, LA  71101

0.0 miles 1-2 people $105/nt
3 people $115/nt
4 people $125/nt
  Sam's Town Hotel and Casino
315 Clyde Fant Parkway
Shreveport, LA  71101

 0.5 miles $109/nt
(1-2 people)
  Holiday Inn Shreveport Downtown
102 Lake Street
Shreveport, LA  71101
Group name: 
  Louisiana Math and Science Teachers Association
 0.7 miles  $96/nt
king or double beds     

2018 Conference Deadlines

Friday, June 8, 20183-6 hr. Short Course (Extended Sesison) or Field Trip Proposal submission
Monday, August 6, 2018Concurrent Session (1 hr) Proposal submission
Saturday, September 22, 2018Last day for Early Bird Registration 
Wednesday, October 10, 2018Last day for participants to register for Extended Sessions
Saturday, October 13, 2018 Last day for Pre-registration and Online/Mail-in Registration

2018 Conference Sponsors

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