The Museum offers curriculum-correlated programs for students , and a wide variety of professional development opportunities for educators . Use the Museum’s learning resources  and online adventures  to expand your natural science knowledge during a Museum visit, at home, in the field and in the classroom. Read about the happenings in Education on the Education Blog !
Plan Your Field Trip
Explore North Carolina’s diverse habitats, meet live animals and discover your connections to the natural world — all during a field trip to the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences.
Get in the field and explore remarkable natural places across North Carolina and beyond, or join us for a workshop onsite. Return to your classroom with a sense of renewal and with practical ways to integrate the natural sciences into your teaching.
Educators of Excellence Institutes
Join the Museum on the adventure of a lifetime! Applications for summer 2015 Institutes will be available in January, 2015.
Interactive Video Conferencing
Want to visit the Museum without a long bus trip? Experience a live, interactive Museum “field trip” over the Internet.
The Museum brings natural science presentations to you that include live animals and natural objects. Programs can be scheduled for school-wide science days, after-school programs, summer camps, scouting groups, clubs, preschools, libraries and community festivals.