For Educators

We are here to support you.

COSI – Columbus, Ohio’s Center of Science and Industry –has supported science education since 1964 with pioneering and award-winning programming for teachers and students. A few of the ways we can help you inspire your students are below. Looking for something different? Ask us. We’re here for you.

 

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COSI at Your School

We’ll bring our kind of amazing hands-on science to your school. COSI’s outreach programs—explosive, inspirational, and always hands-on—travel throughout Ohio and beyond.

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Camp-In

It’s the overnight experience that lasts a lifetime. You’ll have COSI all to yourselves for nineteen hours. Sleep is optional.

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Field Trips

There’s no substitute for seeing 320,000-square-feet of science for yourself. Discounted rates are available for groups and schools that participate in the Federal Free School Lunch Program.

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Out of School Workshops

Afterschool Workshops

Looking for top-quality science programming for your central Ohio afterschool program? COSI’s Afterschool Workshops provide a highly educational curriculum that meets the Ohio Content Standards.

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Interactive Videoconferencing

See live surgery in real time. Come face-to-face with leading scientific experts. Solve for the cause of death following an actual autopsy. All at the speed of light.

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Teens

Teen Experiences

There’s a future biochemist in your classroom. Tomorrow’s most brilliant engineer. The next decade’s most acclaimed surgeon. These special programs will help you grow them.

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Professional Development Opportunities

COSI can create custom professional development experiences for individual schools or entire districts. You know how to teach. We’ll help you inspire.

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Homeschool Workshops

You may not have robots, research labs, and immersive exhibits at your house, but we have them at ours. Experience workshops created with the diverse learning styles of homeschool students in mind.

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Giant Screen Films

Award-winning documentary films shown on the largest digital screen in Ohio will transport your students to the farthest reaches of the galaxy, into an atom, back in time, and forward to the future.

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