Welcome to the STELR classroom

STELR is a ready-to-use STEM resource that:

  • Is hands-on, inquiry-based, and in-curriculum.
  • Shows students that science and maths are relevant to their lives.
  • Increases student enthusiasm for and engagement with Science, Technology,
    Engineering & Maths (STEM) subjects.
  • Provides career profiles which highlight the study pathways necessary for jobs in STEM-related industries.

Hands-on

STELR has developed equipment sets to increase the fun and effectiveness of activities.

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Inquiry-based

Students actively pursue science knowledge through guided and then open inquiry.

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In-curriculum

STELR develops science literacy and life-long active learning skills for all students in the classroom.

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Why STELR?

STELR Modules

STELR has produced more than 20 curriculum modules comprising over 280 lessons, 100 hands-on activities, 30 career profile videos and 80 written career profiles. Many modules are supported by kits of Australian-designed and manufactured equipment to facilitate inquiry-based, hands-on, minds-on, problem-based learning.

Teachers review the STELR inquiry-based STEM education program

Students comment on the STELR inquiry-based STEM education program

Sponsors, Supporters and Partners

The Academy acknowledges the generous support of the STELR sponsors who provide invaluable financial and in-kind assistance and who share the Academy’s aim to deliver high quality STEM education programs into schools throughout Australia.