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.
New & Featured
During this free online program, we will see how scientists create and use art inspired by our California Coast.
Bring news and nonfiction science articles to your students, tailored to their reading level!
K-8 students are invited to submit original and inspiring artwork to raise awareness about marine debris.
© Mario Sánchez Prada
Field trips are available year-round for formal California school groups of students in grades pre-K through 12.
Travel underground for an up-close look at the ants, amoebas, and bacteria that maintain healthy soil.
As human activities warm the Earth, biodiversity levels and distributions are changing at alarming rates.
Billions of years ago, Earth had supercontinents—land masses made of multiple continents merged together.
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!
6th Grader Zhiwei Yan
Entries are due January 31, 2018, for artwork or poetry created by California students in grades K-12.
Explore lessons integrating art and science from the de Young and the California Academy of Sciences.