Science Victoria

 

Welcome to Science Victoria
Science Victoria is an entity supported by Science Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc (STAV), established for the purpose of promoting science and science education. A number of STAV activities are managed via Science Victoria, including:

Conferences/Professional Learning

Student Activities including Science Talent Search and Science Drama

Publications and other resources available from STAV Publishing

How to Join STAV

Become an Individual Member or School Subscriber.

Membership information and forms

Visit STAV's website

Visit the STAV website and have a browse www.stav.org.au.

     

Latest News

STAV events

For information about STAV events and activities go to www.stav.org.au.

Science Leaders Conference 2014

Date: Friday 25 July, 2014 

Theme: Developing Leadership

Venue: Quantum Victoria, 235 Kingsbury Drive, Macleod West, 3085

Keynote: Dr Craig Hassed, MBBS, FRACGP, Monash University

Register here http://www.sciencevictoria.com.au/confSCO.html

STAV ICT/STEM Conference 2014

STAV ICT Conference incorporating ICT in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Date: Friday 29 August at Quantum Victoria

Theme: ICT/STEM in Context

Register here http://www.sciencevictoria.com.au/ictConference.html

STAVCON 2014

Date: Friday 28 November 2014. This is a 1 day only event.

Theme: Participate, Engage and Achieve in Science

Venue: La Trobe University, Bundoora

Call for sessions is now open: www.sciencevictoria.com.au/gateway/General_Papers.php

Physics workshops for teachers of middle years science

Making sense of Newton's laws of motion

Dates for 2014 are Friday 14 November

Modelling electricity: from batteries to power stations.

Dates for 2014 are Friday 18 July and Friday 17 October

More information and registration details.

Primary Science Teachers Workshops 2014

This workshop will be running on the following dates in 2014.

Monday 28 July 

Wednesday 15 October
Time: 4.30pm – 5.30pm 
Venue: STAV House, 5 Munro Street, Coburg

More information and registration details.

Science Talent Search 2014

Check the STS website for the latest information. If you would like a poster to help promote STS in your school, contact the STS project officer.

National Science Week

Date: 16 - 24 August, 2014

Theme: Food for our future: Science feeding the world www.scienceweek.net.au/

CONASTA 2014

Adelaide, SA. For more inforamtion click here.

VCE Conference Series 2015

Call for sessions is now open: www.sciencevictoria.com.au/gateway/General_Papers.php


Water and environmental sustainability

savewater!® has produced three sets of worksheets in line with the new Australian curriculum:

  • Water Savers, on saving water in and around the home for years 6 – 8
  • Carbon Tradies, on environmental sustainability locally for years 7 - 9
  • Climate Change. The Cold Hard Facts, based on documentary for years 9 – 10

These activities sheets and associated teacher’s guides are available to download from

http://www.savewater.com.au/how-to-save-water/in-education/

Greenhouse calculator
The EPA has recently released a new Australian Greenhouse Calculator.

DEECD logo

Programs are conducted by STAV as a member of the Strategic Partnership Program  Department of Education and Early Childhood Development

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