School Education Programmes

Glasgow Science Centre offers a variety of educational experiences for learners of all ages, abilities, and backgrounds. 

Our unique, curriculum-linked programmes are relevant, engaging and accessible to everyone. 

Through hands-on activities and exhibitions, spectacular shows and detailed classroom resources, the learning team at Glasgow Science Centre supports educators in the delivery of the Curriculum for Excellence around Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. 

Explore our learning programmes below and together let’s inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers!

Council for Learning Outside the Classroom

Learning Lab

Time saving resources and experiences that support curriculum outcomes in science and technologies and explore STEM careers. Includes a science centre visit!
Preschool – S2

School Visits

Discover the wonder of science on a day visit to Glasgow Science Centre packed with inspiring educational activities like spectacular science shows, awe-inspiring planetarium experiences, practical workshops and immersive IMAX 3D films. Plus, there are three huge floors of hands-on exhibits to explore curiosity and bring STEM to life for your pupils.
All ages

STEM Futures

STEM Futures is an exciting programme of Workshops for young people to spark an interest in STEM and support pupils in making vital connections to the world of work.
S3 – S6

On Tour for Schools

Bringing science to your school – anywhere in Scotland!
P1 – S2

Newton Flight Academy

Unforgettable flying experiences for secondary school pupils, inspiring the scientists and engineers of tomorrow.
S2 – S3

Curious About: Live Sessions

Free online events for your class and support your pupils' learning around topics of Our Planet, The Human Body, and Innovation. Plus, explore free resources available to start using NOW! Ideal for 6 to 13-year-olds.

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