Explore GLOBE Weather with a FREE NGSS aligned five-week curriculum unit designed to help middle school students understand weather at local, regional, and global scales.
Learn about our home planet with hands-on activities, science articles, videos, online games and simulations, and citizen science projects designed for K-12 learners.
Explore weather, climate, Sun-Earth connections, art and other exhibits at the NCAR Mesa Laboratory Visitor Center. Visit independently or though our school field trips, public tours, and events.
From brief encounters with atmospheric science to in-depth research opportunities,the UCAR Center for Science Education works with students of all ages to broaden science understanding.
How does a cloud form? What’s a sunspot? Why is climate changing? At the UCAR Center for Science Education’s Learning Zone, you can explore these questions and more.
Resources, programs, workshops, and other events for educators
Visitor Center with exhibits, field trips, public tours, art galleries, and weather trail
Upcoming workshops, events, webinars, and other happenings
A list that links to all educational programs throughout UCAR and NCAR for learners from elementary to adult.
Games, activities, research programs, and background info for students of all ages
Activities, Teaching Boxes, videos, games, and more for students and teachers
Educational activities for use in the classroom, by home-schoolers, or in various other settings.
Partnering with the geoscience community to provide opportunities, resources, and connection for students and faculty.