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  1. Six outstanding QLD pre-service teachers selected for the Step Up CONASTA Award

    Posted 11 May 2015 by System Administrator (Latest News)

    The Step Up  project, led by the Queensland University of Technology in partnership with the Australian Catholic University, Griffith University, James Cook University and the University of ...

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    Step Up CONASTA 64 Scholarship Winners
    Step Up CONASTA 64 Scholarship Winners
  2. Congratulation to Space Camp scholarship winners!

    Posted 10 April 2015 by System Administrator (Latest News)

    SPACE CAMP: Launching Aussie teachers and students in 10, 9, 8…

    Two Australian teachers and up to 4 of their students are receiving full scholarships to attend Space Camp, this July, in ...

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  3. Northrop Grumman and ASTA: Unleashing Aussie teachers on the world!

    Posted 23 February 2015 by System Administrator (Latest News)

    23 February 2015

    As part of the ‘Northrop Grumman Science Teachers Project: supporting STEM educators who make a difference’ - a partnership between Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC) and ...

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  4. National Science Week school grants - APPLY NOW!

    Posted 5 February 2015 by System Administrator (Latest News)

    Apply for a National Science Week school grant

    Applicationcs close 24 April 2015

    For more information see the 2015 National Science Week school grants page.

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  5. Putting the SCIENCE back in Science Teaching

    Posted 8 January 2015 by System Administrator (Latest News)

    Science teachers from all over Australia are congregating in CANBERRA next week to hear from some of Australia's leading scientific researchers, including Nobel Laureate Professor Brian ...

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    Map showing various locations from which the teacher delegates are coming. Teachers are coming from all across Australia to take part in NSTSS 15
  6. New partnership has immediate impact

    Posted 8 January 2015 by System Administrator (Latest News)

    Northrop Grumman Corporation in partnership with the Australian Science Teachers Association (ASTA) delivered a series of highly successful professional development workshops to science teachers at ...

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  7. ASTA closed for Christmas and New Years

    Posted 23 December 2014 by System Administrator (Latest News)

    This has been a very successful and productive year for ASTA. This would not have been possible without input, support and cooperation from a huge number of individuals, organisations, schools and ...

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  8. Congratulations to the three recipients of the Step Up / ASTA Initiative Award

    Posted 1 December 2014 by System Administrator (Latest News)

    The Step Up team is delighted to announce that three outstanding science education students from their partner universities to represent Queensland pre-service science teachers at the 2015 National ...

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  9. Northrop Grumman supports ASSIST workshops

    Posted 10 November 2014 by System Administrator (Latest News)

    Northrop Grumman provides valuable support to STEM teachers in areas of disadvantage

    Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC) in partnership with the Australian Science Teachers Association (ASTA) is ...

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  10. Congratulations to the winners of the Prime Ministers Award for Excellence in Science Teaching

    Posted 30 October 2014 by System Administrator (Latest News)

    Geoff McNamara (ACT), winner of the 2014 Prime Minister's Prize for Excellence in Science Teaching in Secondary School

    Geoff's experiences with real-world science application during his ...

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    Geoff McNamara (Photo credit: WildBear via Science in Public) Geoff McNamara (Photo credit: WildBear via Science in Public)