Publications and Resources
All resources listed are available to STAT members
STATIC – The Newsletter of the Science Teachers Association of Tasmania
ASTA’s Quarterly Journal
Teaching Science is the flagship journal of the Australian Science Teachers Association. It aims to promote the teaching of science in all Australian schools, with a focus on classroom practices, and contribute to the professional development of teachers of science. Teaching Science is:
- a national publication with subscribers throughout Australia and overseas.
- a quarterly refereed journal of the highest integrity that includes material of interest to ALL sectors of the science education community.
ASTA produces and distributes a range of resources to assist, inspire and educate science teachers.
Science ASSIST is a new and innovative national online advisory service for school science educators and technicians. It is freely available to ALL Australian schools from ALL education jurisdictions and sectors in EVERY state and territory. Science ASSIST is managed by the Australian Science Teachers Association (ASTA) in consultation with Science Education Technicians Australia (SETA). It is funded by the Department of Education.
The Australian Science Teachers Association (ASTA) in partnership with Education Services Australia (ESA) has prepared 15 units of work to support teachers in the implementation of the Australian Curriculum: Science as part of the Supporting the Australian Curriculum Online (SACOL). The units are designed for students in years F–10.
These units have been written by experienced teachers using resources that are available online. Each unit consists of an overview, five lesson plans, and additional links and resources.