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Child doing a science experiment

Virtual Camp KSC is back! Hear from the students and families about what the campers learned last year, and join us for the next camp this August.


Educator Dee demonstrating a scientific principle.

To allow students to bring the fun and learning of Camp KSC home, the education team created the Virtual Camp KSC program. Hear as Educator Dee reflects on the overwhelmingly positive response from students around the world.

Categories: Education Programs

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex educator speaks about mission patches in one of the educational videos.

Looking for at-home educational activities for children? We’ve got you covered! Learn more about how you can continue to #JoinTheJourney through several online educational resources.


Students act as mission control, relaying instructions to students acting as Martian explorers in the Mars Base 1 program.

Adapting to change is one of the greatest challenges teachers and students face. Take a closer look at how astronauts train and acquire some tools that can help you survive this challenge in school and at home.

Categories: Education Programs

Space Shuttle Columbia vertical in the Vehicle Assembly Building.

50 years ago, the Apollo 13 mission introduced the now-famous saying, “Failure is not an option.” But when failures do occur – as is inevitable – NASA takes steps to learn from them so they will never be repeated. These valuable lessons can apply to the lives of our students as well.