Resources

STARportal

STARportal is a directory of STEM activities

  • inspire young people to explore, discover and create
  • STEM learning activities
  • searchable Australian database
  • STEM NSW YouTube playlist

Key references

National Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) School Education Strategy

  • endorsed by Education Council on 11 December 2015
  • builds on a range of reforms and activities already underway.

Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics: Australia’s Future

  • links to 2014 recommendations from Australia's Chief Scientist, Professor Chubb for a strategic approach to science.

Melbourne Declaration on Education Goals for Young Australians

  • sets the directions for Australian schooling from 2009 to 2018
  • was agreed to by all Australian education ministers.
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