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The SASTA blog aims to provide articles of interest for Science teachers, pre-service teachers and other professionals working in the science community.
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SASTA Honour Award Winner
Posted by SASTA on 16 Nov 2020
Congratulations to Yvonne Zeegers, the 2020 SASTA Honour Award Recipient! Honour Awards are designed to recognise a SASTA member’s contribution to SASTA. Yvonne’s long and distinguished contribution to SASTA relates to the functions... more...
Innovative Association of the Year Award Winner
Posted by SASTA on 30 Oct 2020
We are excited to announce that SASTA has won the Innovative Association Award in the 2020 Educators SA World Teachers' Day Awards! This award recognises and encourages education associations that develop innovative and... more...
The Great South Australian Fossil Debate
Posted by SASTA on 16 Oct 2020
For this year’s National Science Week, several palaeontologists from Flinders University and the University of Adelaide got together to discuss and debate which of several time periods in the South Australian fossil record... more...
Credit Union SA / SASTA Outstanding Contribution to the Teaching of Science Award Winners
Posted by SASTA on 29 Jun 2020
We're excited to announce the winners of the 2020 Credit Union SA / SASTA Outstanding Contribution to the Teaching of Science Award! Primary - Jade Tinney, Salisbury Park Primary School Middle years -... more...
Have you pre-ordered your 2020 Study Guide yet?
Posted by SASTA on 8 May 2020
SASTA Study Guides are the complete resource for students preparing for Stage 2 SACE exams. These guides include questions with worked solutions covering each topic of the Subject Outline and address all sections... more...
Building a Professional Learning Community in STEM
Posted by Tegan McClean on 4 Oct 2018
We all know that our colleagues are our greatest resource, and at The Grove Education Centre this resource is being used with exciting results! The Grove Education Centre, a special school in Woodville,... more...
Tour of Learning at Stirling East Primary School
Posted by Tegan McClean on 27 Sep 2018
Stirling East Primary School's second annual Science Themed Tour of Learning in the Hamilton unit was held on Thursday 6th September. The year 3 and 4 Students showcased their first semester’s work, which... more...
Engineering Design Challenge at Rosary Catholic School
Posted by Tegan McClean on 7 Sep 2018
Rosary Catholic School has been working with Kate Dilger from the SA Science Teachers Association (SASTA) through 2017 and 2018 to improve teaching and learning outcomes in STEM. A whole school approach has... more...