We welcome all educators, near and far. Looking for teaching resources? Hope to bring your class on a field trip? You've come to the right place.
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Field trips are available year-round for formal California school groups of students in grades pre-K through 12.
Watch humanity's 200,000-year migration using this interactive map of archeological, genetic, and climate data.
Explore this section to learn the basics of setting up science notebooks with your students.
What would you see if you could shrink down to fit inside a plant cell?
Teacher Workshops at the Academy
Learn more about “real-world phenomena” and how they anchor learning in science and engineering.
Taking your science notebooking to the next level with this intermediate workshop.
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Dive into the world of the coral reef ecosystem and become eligible to borrow this kit!
Find science activities to focus your field trip or lessons to integrate into your yearly curriculum.
Our award-winning planetarium shows are now available for educators to stream directly to your classroom!
This youth-powered series tackles complex environmental topics and empowers viewers to make a difference.
Can't make it to the Academy? We offer a wide breadth of resources that can impact your teaching from afar.
Dive into science content, engage in effective teaching pedagogy, and develop a sense of how science really works.
Browse our collection of educational videos to help your students visualize data and understand scientific and environmental concepts.
News & Special Offers
Pre-K through 12th-grade teachers in California are eligible for special memberships to the Academy!
"I was able to acheive a greater understanding of what is possible and to design activities to truly make an impact!"
Jan-Feb 2019: Get trained in Seattle or St. Louis on this professional learning program for informal educators!
Oct 31, 2018: Come face to face with spooktacular skulls ranging in size from a bat to a bear—and even bigger!