Science Teachers Association of the Northern Territory

About Us

STANT is a representative body that supports Science Teachers and teachers of Science, providing a voice locally and nationally regarding science related issues. STANT as a member of Australian Science Teachers Association (ASTA ) is able to provide local, national and international professional learning of a high quality and support teachers to attend.

STANT aims to support all Science teachers or teachers of Science providing high quality professional learning, support, and advice. Programs and conferences like STEMX, Bush Blitz, ASSIST and CONASTA assist Northern Territory teachers with professional learning experiences throughout Australia.


• Provide a voice locally and nationally for teacher involved in teaching science
• Provide professional learning opportunities for teaching science in the Northern Territory
• Give teachers the opportunity to attend national and international conferences or professional learning trips by providing scholarships (STEMX, CONASTA, Bush Blitz, or Latitude and ASTA travel experience to Hawaii or America)
• Reduced cost at STANT and ASTA funded professional learning
• Eligibility to be nominated as a teacher reprehensive for the Northern Territory at the BHP Science awards
• Access to the ASTA website and its various teaching resources
• Receive the Science Teacher journal every 3 months
• Participate in the “Where to Enjoy” awards scheme
• Participate in the Territory Young Scientist Competition
• Partnership with Education Perfect on line

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Lvl 11, Mitchell Centre. 55-59 Mitchell Street
Darwin NT 0801

Phone: 08 8944 9324

ABN: 463 302 816 41