Virtual Programs are live, interactive programs that connect your class to Academy collections, animals, and exhibits over the internet. Requiring nothing more than a computer with a reliable internet connection, speakers, and a projector or monitor, these sessions will bring excitement to your science curriculum.
Connect your students to the Academy over the internet
Our educators are available weekdays from 8:30am to 3:00pm PST. We can start one of our live, interactive programs at a time that fits your schedule.
Choose from the menu below. Book time on that program's teaching calendar so we can meet with your students virtually!
Virtual Programs are interactive, online sessions designed for groups
$70 per session;
50% discount for Title I schools;
20% discount for pre-paid bulk purchases of 5 or more programs to use throughout the school year with any class.
We have bilingual educators!
Let us know if any students in your class might benefit from activities taught in Spanish, Cantonese, or Mandarin.
Connecting is Easy
All you'll need is a computer with an internet connection, speakers loud enough for your class to hear, and a display large enough for your class to see.
We've served classrooms nationwide with online programs.
Student Education programs and activities are generously supported by the Hearst Endowed Fund for Science Education; Barbara and Gerson Bakar; E. Richard Jones Foundation; and Wendy W. Kwok.