Registration is now open for summer courses, workshops and field institutes at Discovery Place Education Studio.  From catapults and classroom gardening to Google Apps and Appalachian geology, we're offering more than 40 professional development programs just for educators.  Educators can interact with experts and engage in hands-on, inquiry-based activities that can be customized for their classroom or other specific teaching environment.

Be sure to take advantage of our introductory discounts, available only when you register by phone:

Register for more than one program and get 10% off your total registration.
Bring your colleagues! Register with 5 or more teachers from your school and receive 10% off your total registration.


Join NCSLA today! 


NCSLA is seeking new members interested in

  •  increasing the number of students entering science careers
  •  improving teacher preparation in science fields
  •  advancing the future of science education in NC
  •  opportunities to demonstrate leadership

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