The NCSTJ provides members personal development opportunities through its publications, programs and other educational resources.. The NCSTJ supports continuing education through various programs and publications. Each year, Conference members have many opportunities to learn about and study timely issues facing state trial judges. The Conference works together with other ABA entities to promote the better administration of justice.
- The Conference founded and continues to support the National Judicial College which offers outstanding educational training for state trial judges. The College offers both general courses and intensive graduate specialty sessions.
- The Conference has a nationwide list serve on the Internet allowing Conference members to easily exchange ideas, questions and advice.
- In addition to education forums and learning resources, the NCSTJ provides an important venue for social interaction and networking with colleagues nationwide.
- Through the work of its members and committees, the NCSTJ has published a wide range of books on key issues to provide state trial judges with informative decision making and best practice methods.