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Educational Resources

Space Link - NASA/Marshall Space Flight Center

NASA's premier site for providing current space related educational information to teachers and students. While at Spacelink, you can find out the latest Hot Topics, Cool Picks, and browse NASA's Library of educational and curriculum materials.

UCAR (University Corporation for Atmospheric Research)

WEB Weather for Kids

The Lunar and Planetary Institute

The Lunar and Planetary Institute features space science resources, web sites, educational conferences and workshops, and resources for publishers and journalists.


OSSE KIDS is dedicated to provide helpful and fun links for students and teachers. Many educational sites and activity pages are linked through this fun and colorful site!


NASA-QUEST seeks to provide support and services for schools, teachers and students to fully utilize the Internet, and its underlying information technologies, as a basic tool for learning.

Eisenhower National Clearinghouse

ENC serves all K-12 educators, parents, and students with free products and services. In addition, it acquires and catalogs mathematics and science curriculum resources, creating the most comprehensive collection in the nation. By providing the best selection of math and science education resources on the Internet, the ENC supports teachers' professional development in math, science, and the effective use of technology.

Imagine the Universe!

At Imagine the Universe!, you can find Lesson Plans, Posters and Activity Booklets, and other educational resources in Astronomy/Astrophysics from the Laboratory for High Energy Physics at NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center


StarChild, a Learning Center for Young Astronomers from NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

US Geological Survery Education

US Geological Survey Education resources in Biology, Geology, Mapping and Water.

Practical Uses of Math and Science

Practical Uses of Math And Science is a collection of one-page examples how math and science topics taught in K-12 classes can be used in interesting settings, including everyday life

NOAA Education Resources

The National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration's educational resource site. NOAA maintains a wealth of information on the physical sciences for teachers, students, and the general public.

University of Wisconsin Synchrotron Radiation Center

UW's Synchrotron Radiation Center. Located in Stoughton, Wisconsin, this facility has a strong outreach component for teachers and students.

NASA's Earth Observing System Program

Terra, launched in February 2000, and three other spacecraft will help scientists unravel the mysteries of climate and environmental change on earth. There are many links to educational resources for teachers.