Founded in 1951, the Science Teachers Association of NSW (STANSW) is committed to advancing the profession of science education in New South Wales, with a focus on the professional learning, support, and advocacy of its teacher members.

Embracing the passion of science educators who volunteer their time, the association provides leadership and support to its members. As education systems and pedagogy evolve, our organisation strives to serve as a voice for our teacher members, providing them with the support and guidance required to effortlessly adjust to change and consistently deliver excellence in science teaching.

Our Vision

Excellence in science education in NSW.

Our Mission

To advance the profession of science education in NSW by providing quality professional development, support, and advocacy of our members.