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Program Spotlights

Connect with scientists and educators from the Wade Institute for Science Education and Mass Audubon, gain an understanding of the power of inquiry-based learning to inspire a passion for science in students, and come away energized! Register today for our Sustainable Energy Focus Workshop for middle and high school teachers.

Explore place-based phenomena! Hear from scientists, and engage in hands-on, minds-on investigations! Sign up for our Professional Development Seminar Series for informal educators.

About the Wade Institute

The Wade Institute for Science Education is a 501 (c)(3) Massachusetts-based nonprofit dedicated to hands-on, minds-on, inquiry-based science education. We connect classroom teachers and informal educators with science, technology and engineering content expertise, inquiry-based instructional methods, regional STEM resources, and peer learning communities. We help educators discover first hand the value of inquiry-based learning, and master innovative ways to spark students’ curiosity for STEM.


George Garretson Wade Charitable Trust

The Hermann Foundation

Vanderbilt Family Foundation

Dana Marcus