Teacher Opportunities

Discovery Outreach Academic Year Field Trips

Unique science, technology, engineering, arts and math field trips for students in elementary, middle and high school are offered from late September through early June. Limited transportation assistance is available to help bring your class to the UW–Madison campus at the Discovery Building.

Wisconsin Science Festival Field Trips October 16-19, 2014

Elementary, middle and high school classes were encouraged to attend the festival on Thursday and Friday, October 16 and 17. Visits to the festival were free of charge and limited transportation assistance was available to support your visit. Hands-on exploration stations were offered from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day. These exploration stations covered a wide breadth of science, technology, engineering, arts and math activities appropriate for all ages. New this year was a limited number of dedicated sessions and in-lab experiences for middle and high school classes.

Wisconsin Science Festival Teacher Workshops October 16-19. 2014

Science festival professional development workshops connected teachers with educators and scientists who are leaders in science, technology, engineering, arts and math education. Teacher workshops were offered throughout the festival and were free of charge; most workshops were held on Saturday, October 18.