Watch NASA and the Aldrin Family Foundations’s Virtual Chat: “The First Residents of the Moon and Mars are Today’s Students”

In honor of Teacher Appreciation Week, The Aldrin Family Foundation and NASA’s Office of STEM Engagement proudly present, “The First Residents of the Moon and Mars are Today’s Students.”

Apply to be a Host Teacher for the Academy’s Scientist-in-Residence Program

NYC middle and high school STEM teachers who are interested in finding new ways to engage their students in authentic science learning are encouraged to apply to Scientist-in-Residence.

STEM teachers working on a project together

Engage Middle School students in Heat Transfer with Inquiry, Discourse, and Claim, Evidence, Reasoning (CER)

Get introduced to phenomenon-based teaching and student representational thinking through white-boarding, discourse, guided inquiry, and claim, evidence, reasoning (CER).

Understanding the Human Body: Science and Medicine with Dr. Anthony Hollenberg

How can the tiny thyroid wreak such havoc? How do doctors and scientists work together to advance medical knowledge? Learn firsthand from Dr. Hollenberg.

American Museum of Natural History: Seminars on Science

Advance your career and earn graduate credit with 6-week online courses in the life, Earth, and physical sciences.