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Educator Workshops

Unearth the ancient world of the dinosaurs, challenge the principles of physics, get sun smart and learn new tips and techniques for teaching science in your classroom. The Maryland Science Center is filled with innovative new educational opportunities for educators and students. Explore activities and new insights into creative exhibit floor exploration for students. Workshops include stipends!

Live From the Sun

Saturday, March 12, 2016

  • Discover the latest news about our nearest star
  • See up-to-the-minute images of the Sun with sunspots, solar flares and prominences
  • Find out how the Sun’s huge explosions can endanger the technologies we all rely upon

This workshop will include:

  • Demonstrations of activities for the classroom
  • Presentation of programs in the Davis Planetarium and on Science On a Sphere
  • Morning snacks and lunch
  • $100 stipend for each participating teacher

Registration Information

To register, send the following information to

  • Name
  • School name and address
  • School district
  • Phone number
  • Grades and subjects taught

If you do not receive confirmation within 48 hours, please call 410-545-5975.