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Educator Resource Center


Welcome to the Educator Resource Center — where you will discover resources to support classroom instruction, professional learning, leadership work, and citizen science efforts.



Engineering in the Garden

Classroom InstructionProfessional Learning

Engineering in the Garden is a free resource designed to help students address real world issues that arise in school gardens through engineering.

Students at laptops

A Medical Mystery

Classroom InstructionProfessional Learning

BSCS’s 3D middle school science program, A Medical Mystery, supports teachers in the effective instruction of an NGSS-aligned, EQuIP-reviewed body systems curriculum unit.

BSCS Building

BSCS Science Learning Seminar Series

Professional Learning

BSCS Seminar Series brings distinguished speakers to share ideas and present their latest work to our community conversations.

Windmills on snow-covered hill

Energy: A Multidisciplinary Approach for Teachers (EMAT)

Professional Learning

EMAT, an online course, helps teachers frame complex energy concepts in a way that will resonate with high school students and prepare them to participate in important societal conversations.

Photo: Teachers and students in class

ViSTA

Professional Learning

ViSTA is designed to help preservice and inservice elementary teachers enhance their science content knowledge and instructional practices. Users explore the powerful STeLLA approach.

ViSTA Plus

ViSTA Plus

Professional Learning

ViSTA Plus is a full-semester online course designed to enhance preservice elementary teachers’ science content knowledge and instructional practices. Users explore the powerful STeLLA approach.

Photo: Elementary school student examining a sample of sand

BSCS Science Learning Videoverse

Leadership WorkProfessional Learning

BSCS now offers free science classroom video resources for teacher learning.