Magnet Academy

Need to brush up on electricity and magnetism? Visit our Magnet Academy section, featuring resources for all ages and learning styles.

illustration of the right and left hand rules.

Resources for Grad Students & Postdocs

We support the professional and career development of early-career scientists during their time at the lab.

MagLab graduate students.

The MagLab has a strong commitment to education. Through the Center for Integrating Research & Learning (CIRL), the lab provides educational programming at all academic levels: K-12, technical, undergraduate, graduate and postdoctoral.

Educational Programs

A SciGirls camper during a forensic anthropology session.



The high school externship is for students who are participating in their school’s externship program. Only students that are registered in the externship course through their school will be allowed to participate.


A 10-week experience for middle-schoolers living in Leon County, Tallahassee.

Summer Camps

Each year we host a variety of camp programs that engage students in STEM fields.



Teachers at an RET poster session in 2014.


Educational Outreach

Teachers can plan a field trip to the lab or have a MagLab educator visit their class.

Research Experiences

A six-week summer program that gives teachers the chance to do real-world research.

MagLab Educators Club

If you are looking for ways to broaden your physical science lesson plans, then the MagLab Educators Club is for you.

2022 FAST (Florida Association of Science Teachers) Attendees
  • Download the pptxMagnetics presentation (62 MB) from the 2022 Florida Association of Science Teachers in St. Augustine, FL.
  • Download the pptxTesla Tales presentation (60 MB) from the 2022 Florida Association of Science Teachers in St. Augustine, FL.
An REU participant in the lab.


Research Experiences

A 10-week summer program for exceptional college students who are interested in science and engineering research.

Grad & Postdoc

Resources, opportunities and workshops for young scientists and scientists-in-training.

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  • How Early Mentorship Can Shape STEM Paths
    How Early Mentorship Can Shape STEM Paths

    We talked to Esha Atolia about her time as a student in the MagLab's Ion Cyclotron Resonance Facility and how it helped shape her STEM career. Watch and learn about her experiences and what advice she has for young scientists today.

    8 October 2021

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Last modified on 27 October 2022