Education

Virtual Outreach Now Available

Bring a MagLab educator to your classroom in a COVID-friendly way with Live Virtual Classroom Outreach.

MagLab educator Carlos Villa is in Virtual Classroom

Science Night Goes Virtual

Join us each month for a free, family-friendly science activity delivered LIVE on zoom right to your devices.

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Studying Girls Who Code

A new paper on MagLab science camps will help researchers learn how to encourage girls and underrepresented minorities in STEM’s most male-dominated field.

Participants in the 2019 SciGirls Coding Camp at the MagLab practice their skills

Magnet Academy

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

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Resources for Grad Students & Postdocs

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

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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

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FOR STUDENTS

Externships

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.

Mentorships

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.

FOR TEACHERS

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.

2019 FAST (Florida Association of Science Teachers) Attendees
An REU participant in the lab.

FOR COLLEGE STUDENTS & UP

Internships

A semester long program that introduces local college students to research at the MagLab.

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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For more information please visit our About Us page.

Last modified on 14 October 2020