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!
2017 Summer Undergraduate Internship Programs kick-off June 12, 2017!
The 2017 Summer Undergraduate Laboratory Internship Program (SULI) and the Community College Internship (CCI) programs is set to begin on June 12th and run until August 18th.
NASA aerospace engineer tells more than 600 girls to reach for the stars at PPPL’s Young Women’s conference
NASA aerospace engineer Aprille Ericsson told more than 600 seventh- to tenth-grade girls at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory’s Young Women’s Conference that she was depending on them to pursue their dreams and make their ideas a reality in the wide-open field of Science, Technology, Engin
West Windsor-Plainsboro South wins U.S. Department of Energy’s N.J. Regional High School Science Bowl at PPPL for third consecutive year Princeton’s J.W. Middle School wins Middle School Science Competition
Two Princeton-area teams will go to Washington, D.C., for the National Science Bowl ® after winning the regional middle school and high school competitions at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) New Jersey Science Bowl ® at the Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory (PPPL) Feb.
Fall high school internship application open February 1!
The application for PPPL's fall high school internship is open February 1 through April 30!
APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics
By Jeanne Jackson DeVoe
Science Education Ongoing Programs
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