CSIRO Education is changing!
From 2015 CSIRO Education and Outreach will be offering a range of exciting new programs based around CSIRO’s science.
Read more about the Education changes.
Our education programs
BHP Billiton Science and Engineering Awards
Do you deserve recognition for your contribution to science education in primary or secondary teaching? Ask your Science Teacher Association to nominate you for a BHP Billiton Science and Engineering Award.
Have your students enter the BHP Billiton Science and Engineering Award.
A primary and middle years program that combines the latest in environmental science with education in sustainability.
Looking for engaging ways to inspire creativity in your science and technology teaching? Try CREST - it provides support for teachers and students to undertake open-ended science and technology investigations.
CSIRO Discovery Centre
The CSIRO Discovery Centre is an award-winning public attraction showcasing our science and technology achievements.
Double Helix is science for the young and the young at heart, including parents, students and teachers. Subscribe for magazines, events, email activities and more.
Maths and Stats by Email
Maths and Stats by Email is a free fortnightly email newsletter featuring maths news, activities, puzzles and more.
Parkes Radio Telescope
Commissioned in 1961, the CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope is still one of the most productive astronomical tools on the planet.
Discover the cold, dry and windy continent of Antarctica with weblinks, experiments, articles, photo galleries and an expedition diary from the editor of CSIRO's Scientriffic magazine.
Control the Parkes Radio Telescope and do REAL science in REAL time to make REAL discoveries!
Engage with Australia's only national network of science education centres. Choose from a range of curriculum linked hands-on science programs for students at all levels, either at our centres or at your school.
Interesting things happen at the nexus between the arts and sciences, and CSIRO is at the centre of that relationship.
Science by Email
Science by Email is a weekly email newsletter featuring science news and activities.
Scientists In Schools
Link up and learn! Register today for Scientists in Schools - a national learning experience creates and supports long-term partnerships between scientists and schools for fun, inspiration and learning.
Scientriffic: a science magazine for kids
Scientriffic is a great introduction to science for primary aged kids.
Vibrantly designed to appeal to younger readers, Scientriffic introduces fundamental science concepts in a fun way that encourages kids to be inquisitive about the world around them. Every issue includes interesting feature articles, real life stories, hands-on activities and heaps of giveaways.
SCOPE: science television for kids
SCOPE is a half hour of fast, funny and informative science television for children aged 8-12 years. Each week SCOPE explores a different theme to discover the science behind everything.