Educators

Programs for PreK-12 educators & school groups.

Call (206) 443-2925 to learn more about educator opportunities with Pacific Science Center.

Field Trips to Pacific Science Center

A Field Trip to Pacific Science Center is a time-honored tradition for students of all ages. Hands-on exhibits, documentary IMAX movies, and laser, planetarium or Science On a Sphere shows offer engaging learning opportunities sure to inspire your PreK-12 students’ curiosity for science. Learn more

Science On Wheels at Your School

Bring Pacific Science Center right to your school! Science On Wheels travels across the Pacific Northwest with interactive workshops, live stage shows and portable exhibit sets that build excitement for science, math, engineering and more.

Programs available for schools located in King, Snohomish & Pierce counties:

Full Day Packages

Partial Day Packages

Science After School

Programs available for schools located outside of King, Snohomish & Pierce counties:

Full Day Packages

Professional Development by Washington State LASER

Working To Create Critical Thinkers And Empower The Next Generation Of Innovators

Washington State Leadership and Assistance for Science Education Reform (LASER) is a statewide science education program co-led by Pacific Science Center and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (operated by Battelle for the U.S. Department of Energy) in partnership with the Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction. This public/private partnership has worked with more than 100,000 K-12 educators in more than 200 school districts to share and inspire powerful practices in science education.

Since 1999, LASER has changed how science is taught and learned across Washington state. Learn more

Homeschool Field Trips to Pacific Science Center

Pacific Science Center offers special opportunities for homeschool groups to explore our exhibits and programs at the reduced school group rate. Learn more

School Programs at Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center in Bellevue

Pacific Science Center offers many nature-based programs for school groups at Mercer Slough Environmental Education Center in Bellevue. From wetland field studies and experiments in our state-of-the-art wet lab, to environmental science classroom lessons at your school, our school programs at Mercer Slough provide a unique learning experience for students in grades PreK-8. Learn more