Informal Education

2018 Explore Science: Earth & Space Digital Toolkit from the NISE Network now available.

In collaboration with NASA, the National Informal STEM Education Network (NISE Network) has assembled a NEW set of engaging, hands-on Earth and space science experiences with connections to science, technology, and society.
The NISE Network is pleased to offer all of the Explore Science: Earth & Space 2018 toolkit materials as a free downloadable digital toolkit. The digital toolkit format greatly expands distribution of these materials beyond the 250 recipients of the physical toolkit. Your organization can participate in a nationwide celebration of Earth and space science by downloading the digital toolkit below.

Read more
Created 2018.02.05
0 comments

Earth Day Celebrations

This year, the 45th anniversary of Earth Day, found students engaged with NASA science like never before. Students of all ages on field trips made their way to the National Mall and Union Station to participate in hands-on science activities with NASA scientists and educators. The general public, too, enjoyed the opportunity to stop and learn more about our home planet, straight from the experts.

Read more
Created 2015.05.05
0 comments

Out-of-this-World Camp Programs

Camps and summertime enrichment programs are an exciting component of year-round student learning. With the flexibilities of camp scheduling, and a few great resources from Wavelength, it’s easy to create engaging and educational programming for your campers.

Read more
Created 2015.01.12
0 comments

Inspiring Wonder in Our Universe

“The NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Solar System Ambassadors Program (SSA), a nationwide network of space enthusiast volunteers, is currently accepting applications through October 15, 2014. Highly motivated individuals will be given the opportunity to represent NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory as volunteer Solar System Ambassadors to the public for a one-year, renewable term beginning January 1, 2015.”

Read more
Created 2014.09.23
0 comments

School's Out!

School’s out, but education doesn’t stop! The excitement of informal science programs is ramping up for the summer. NASA Wavelength provides access to posters, lithographs, videos, puzzles and games that can support summer STEM explorations for students, as well as captivating activities that students can do in an informal science setting or even on their own at home. And some of the activities are just plain fun.

Read more
Created 2014.07.03
0 comments
Subscribe to RSS - Informal Education