Ambassador in Training Agreement


If you are interested in being an Ambassador in Training, below is a copy of the agreement that you would complete and submit to ASTA by September 1.  Please send a request for an application to


I, _________________________________________, agree to commit to the following terms in order to participate as an “Ambassador in Training” for the ASTA “3-Dimensional Instruction for All” and “Developing Scientific Explanations for Phenomena” programs.  For my participation I will receive a stipend of $50 per workshop and 45 hours of Continuing Education Units for full participation in these programs.  The stipend will be distributed on July 31, 2018.

“Ambassador In Training” Expectations:

  • Be an ASTA member (
  • Attend one full day face to face meeting at ADE on Thursday, September 14, 2017. A donation to the school will be sent to offset the cost of a substitute if needed.
  • Participate in ambassador 3 online meetings/discussions (7:30 p.m., 1 hour): Dates TBD
  • Collaborate with 1 or 2 other ambassadors to plan and facilitate a professional development workshop by July 31st, 2018. The workshops would be one or both of the following ASTA professional development programs:
  • “3D Learning for All”: 1 full day face-to-face and  1-hour evening online sessions – dates determined by ambassador/s
  • “Developing Scientific Explanations for Phenomena”: 1 full day face-to-face and a single 1- hour evening online session- dates determined by ambassador/s.
  • Prepare for meetings and trainings by reading assigned materials and implementing 3-Dimensional Instruction in a classroom.
  • Assist in responding to online discussion forums implementing 3-Dimensional Instruction in a classroom.
  • Assist in communicating with cohort participants prior to webinars and in-between webinars utilizing the online PD platform provided by ASTA
  • Complete an evaluation of the program.

*I grant permission to ASTA to take and use my photo in ASTA marketing and promotional pieces for an indefinite period of time. Marketing and promotional pieces include, but are not limited to, printed brochures, reports, postcards, flyers, and materials, as well as online uses such as postings on the ASTA website, online newsletters, and e-mail blasts.  ASTA shall own all rights, including copyrights to the photos.

Note: Project personnel reserve the right to make necessary changes with the understanding that we will provide adequate notice to participants if such date alterations occur.


Please respond to the following prompts:

  • What is your experience with the Framework and/or the 3 Dimensions?
  • Have you participated in any of the previous workshops? If so, which one/s and in what capacity?

Print Name:________________________________ Date:________________




Participant Signature:_____________________________________________

Administrator’s Signature:_________________________________________

*Please return signed agreement to by September 1, 2017.