Pursue Your Passion for Science and Pique the Interest of Your Students

A teacher who is taking USD Scientific Discovery Series courses, conducting a science experiment with students in classThe Scientific Discoveries Series is designed to help you explore a scientific area of interest from Astronomy to Climate Change. This series allows you to dive deeper into your subject area of choice.

The first courses in the series, Scientific Discoveries – Astronomy I and The Solar System--Hands on Activities (Grades 4-8) are now available.  Others coming soon!

Who Should Attend

These courses are designed for Grade K-12 teachers that want to explore a scientific topic and use their learning to interest students in learning more about science.


Enroll in one or more courses in this series.

  • Examine and reflect upon a myriad of scientific topics
  • Enhance and expand understanding and appreciation for science and scientific discovery
  • Explore personal interests related to course content
  • Complete writing, research or curriculum inspired by course content

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