Welcome to the Science Education Department at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL), where we combine the lab's core research activities with science education programs to create a center of excellence for students, teachers and the general public. We contribute to the training of the next generation of scientists and engineers, collaborate with K-12 teachers on ways to improve science teaching using an inquiry-based approach to learning, and improve the science literacy of the community at large. Join us!
Fall high school internship application open February 1!
The application for PPPL's fall high school internship is open February 1 through April 30!
PPPL now offering SUMMER high school internship!
The Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory is pleased to announce that applications are now open for internships for high school rising seniors for the SUMMER of 2017!
APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics
By Jeanne Jackson DeVoe
2016 Summer Undergraduate Laboratory Internship and Community College Internship programs starting June 6th
The 2016 Summer Undergraduate Laboratory Internship Program (SULI) and the Community College Internship (CCI) programs is set to begin on June 6th and run until August 12th.
50 middle-schoolers are wowed by science at PPPL’s My Brother’s Keeper programBy: Jeanne Jackson DeVoeMarch 8, 2016
Fifty seventh- and eighth-graders from John Witherspoon Middle School in Princeton came to PPPL for a half day on March 4 to become scientists – doing a variety of hands-on science activities, from building a motor to
Science Education Ongoing Programs
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