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Supporting weather, climate, and Earth system science learning, The UCAR Center for Science Education provides teaching resources for educators as well as virtual and in-person field trip programs for schools.

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Teacher Professional Development

We invite you to join our community of educators as we share best practices and resources for teaching about climate and Earth systems with our free virtual or low-cost in-person teacher workshops.

Learn more about our teacher workshops

Join Us Virtually

We offer live virtual presentations and recorded demos for educators and learners in grades K-12.  Our programs are generally offered via Zoom, but other platforms can be used as needed for individually-scheduled presentations.

School Field Trips to NSF NCAR

A field trip to the NSF NCAR Visitor Center is a fun way for your class, camp, club, or home school groups to learn about weather, the atmosphere, climate, Sun and space weather, and more!