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Teacher Resources

Below are links with helpful resources for teachers to encourage student participation in SASEF. You will find PDF files and additional resources to assist with getting your students involved in East Tennessee’s premier science fair competition!

Topic Approval Form

Suggestions for Teachers

Helping Students Choose a Science Fair Question

Sample Rubrics

Example of Timeline for Science Fair Project

Research Plan – for Junior Division projects

Research Plan/Project Summary – for Senior Division projects

SASEF follows the same guidelines as the International Science and Engineering Fair. The rules for pre-college science research can be found in the 2019-2020 Guidelines for Science and Engineering Fairs handbook.


Confused about SRC/IRB? The International Science and Engineering Fair (ISF) has created a web page built to answer their most common SRC question. Check it out here!


Need help with making sure your students are properly registered online? Check out our step-by-step registration guide SASEF Registration Website Instructions