For K-12 Educators


Educator Resource Blog

Visit our educational resource blog for links to lesson plans, classroom activities, NASA educator resources and announcements, professional development links and more! Visit http://oregonspacegrant.wordpress.com/ (external link).


NASA Initiatives

To learn about the Explorer Schools Program, the Aerospace Education Specialist Program, and the Education Resource Center at OMSI, please visit the NASA Initiatives page.


Professional Development

Stay up to date with the latest STEM newsletters, learn more about the Oregon Science Teachers Association, and find the latest announcements regarding professional development opportunities at the Professional Development page.


K-12 Programs

The Oregon Space Grant does not provide direct funding to K-12 programs; however, many excellent programs exist in Oregon. Are your students interested in building robots, attending science camps, or other STEM activities? Select this link to learn about educational programs including Saturday Academy, the SMILE Program, and FIRST Robotics.


Informal Education

Visit the Informal Education page to learn more about the many museums, science centers, and programs available in Oregon ans online.