For Educators

Are you a classroom teacher? A homeschool parent? A day care center educator? Or maybe you work in the informal world like we do. Well, you’re all welcome at the Lancaster Science Factory. And we have some resources for you. Check out the buttons to the right and see what would be most useful to you.

Field Trips – Interested in bringing your class here, but you’ve got a few questions. This is first step toward learning more!

6th Grade FREE Field Trip Program – 6th Grade teachers in Lancaster County have the opportunity to bring their entire class as part of a group through this program. Can’t beat the price, right?!

Youth Access Program Grant – At-risk students ages 8-18 from Lancaster County are eligible for FREE field trips to the Science Factory!

Science Bus Transportation Grants– Is transportation a barrier to bringing your students to visit? Check out our grants for FREE transportation!

Activity Guides – Whether you are bringing a school group, a church group, scouts, or just your whole raucous family, sometimes having some scavenger hunt like guides helps keep the chaos under control.

PA Academic Standards – We strive to align ALL of our exhibits with the Pennsylvania Academic Standards for Science and Technology. We make learning FUN!

Educator’s Membership – Are you an educator, whether in the schools, museums, or at home? You may qualify for a special kind of membership. Click to learn more.

PTO Fundraiser – If your PTO is looking for a new way to raise funds, the Lancaster Science Factory may have just the thing for you. A PTO Fundraiser Night! Click to learn more.

Homeschool Programs – Homeschool families, we know you’re engaged in our business: education! And we’ve got classes and activities designed to help you.