The Lawrence Hall of Science
The public science center of the University of California, Berkeley.
10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Bring your students to The Lawrence, or bring our inquiry-based science programs to you.
We partner with school districts to support science learning. We offer district-wide elementary, middle, and high school programs, either virtually or in-person.
We collaborate with a range of partners to innovate in science education. Together, we go further.
In collaboration with Sonoma State University, Make Math REAL is an NSF-funded project to develop, test, and study Maker Learning […]
On October 27, 2022, a group of young people presented the findings of their environmental quality research to the Alameda […]
Youth Engaged in STEM and Service (YESS) is a four-year (2020-24) National Science Foundation~ ITEST project to design, implement, and study the cultural relevance and outcomes of two solar-technology summer camp experiences.
This four-year National Science Foundation-funded project engages youth of color between 14 and 18 years of age, who live in […]
The Lawrence Hall of Science received a three-year National Science Foundation (NSF) grant (award #1849958) to create the Energy Interns […]
Researchers and learning designers from the University of California, Berkeley wanted to find out more about how older adults engage […]
The Lawrence Hall of Science is engaging in a three-year project (Institute of Museum and Library Services, Grant #MG-40-18-0005-18) that […]
Romero, V. F., Collins, M., Young, A., Laina, V., Dorph, R., Pande, A., Strang, C., & Foreman, J. (2022). Improving […]
Academic Articles Romero, V., Foreman, J., Strang, C., Rodriguez, L., Payan, R., Moore-Bailey, K., & Olsen, S. (In press). Racial […]
RoP is a professional learning program designed for adoption by informal science learning environments so that all educators in an organization can participate and learn together. The trademarked program immerses all types of educators—veteran and beginning, full-time and part-time, career and seasonal—in discussions about, reflections on, and applications of research and theory on learning and teaching science.
Researchers and curriculum designers at the Lawrence have been engaged in a three-year project (NSF STEM+C #1838992) that investigates computational […]
Working Towards Equitable Organizations Workshop Series is a collaboration between the Lawrence Hall of Science and an organization called Youth […]
For Inspiration and Recognition of Science & Technology (FIRST® ) is a national and international nonprofit organization that seeks to […]
The Learning Activation Lab is a national research and design effort to dramatically strengthen learning in the United States and […]
Better Environmental Education Teaching, Learning, Expertise & Sharing (BEETLES) is a program affiliated with the Lawrence Hall of Science that […]
Based at the Lawrence Hall of Science at UC Berkeley, the East Bay Academy for Young Scientists (EBAYS) serves youth […]