Welcome to the
Science Teachers Association of Victoria

Advancing Science Education in Victoria

Welcome to STAV

STAV provides leadership, support, services, programs and resources for all levels of science education.

STAV represents the collective voice of all teachers of science in all matters relating to the teaching of science in Victoria, and through ASTA (the Australian Science Teachers Association) it represents these teachers at a national level.

STAV Membership

Empower your science teaching - access exclusive resources and join a supportive community.

STAV Conferences

The forefront of science education - connect, learn, and stay ahead with fellow educators.

Exclusive Resources

Access Member-only content and resources - publications, science links, videos and more.


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STS 2024 Submissions close this Sunday!

Don’t forget to login to the School Portal and submit your students’ innovative projects! Student submissions are due21 July 2024, 6 pm AEST This is a reminder that no extensions

Full program - CONASTA 71

CONASTA 71: The full program is now available!

The national science education conference CONASTA 71 will cover over 150 presentations and workshops addressing conference sub-themes: • Indigenous Perspectives, • Sustainability, • Climate Education, • Teaching Science in the

STS24 - Registration - Social Media

STS 2024: Registration is closing soon!

Time’s running out! Don’t forget to register your school for STS 2024 before the due date, 26th of May 2024! Every year, entry to the STS competition is primarily schools-based

Become a STAV Member

STAV is a community for science education and supports science educators’ professional development.

STAV Publications

Join STAV as a member and enjoy exclusive publications – gain access to invaluable science education resources, research, and insights that elevate your science teaching journey.

LabTalk is a STAV journal for secondary school science teachers.

Let’s Find Out is a STAV journal for teachers in primary schools.

Exclusive Science Links Reserved for STAV Members Only

Elevate your membership experience with curated resources, cutting-edge science education research, and a world of insights at your fingertips.

Science Talent Search

The Science Talent Search (STS) is organised and managed by a volunteer committee with administrative support from the Science Teachers’ Association of Victoria.

Entry to the competition is primarily schools-based through a central school STS coordinator.

Subscribe to the latest STAV updates

Get the latest updates from STAV about conferences, grants and scholarships, and research opportunities. Share your research and projects, and collaborate with a community of like-minded educators. 


Membership Enquiries

For any queries please contact the STAV office.