History Teachers' Association of South Australia Inc


HTASA is a non-profit organisation whose aim is to stimulate interest in the study of History.

HTASA also aims to:

  • Support effective teaching and learning of History in schools.
  • Engender in students (indirectly through their teachers) a love of History and its relevance to an individual and society.
  • Arrange meetings, lectures, seminars, conferences and other activities.
  • Prepare and circulate publications, resources and educational research to advance the teaching of History.
  • Represent the views of the Association and its members in educational, government, business and community organisations.


Membership of HTASA is open to pre-service educators, primary educators, secondary educators, retired educators, SSO's and schools.

Membership benefits include:

  • Access to all online Member Resources
  • Early bird notification of upcoming events
  • Reduced registration for State and National Conferences
  • Reduced rate for SACE Senior History Afternoon
  • Priority booking for HTASA Saturday Workshops
  • 12 month subscription to our newsletter “Kooringa”
  • 3 editions of either HTAV or HTANSW journals
  • A voice for SA History Teachers to the national body (HTAA)
  • Sharing of ideas through Facebook, our blog and website
  • Information and advice for competitions