Virtual Programs

SEA will contintue to provide quality and engaging programming to students during the COVID-19 pandemic through a virtual platform on Saturday mornings.

The Science Education Academy’s Virtual Saturday Program will feature presentations by a renowned scientist and “Do-it-yourself” science activities that participants can do from the comfort of their home, garage, or neighborhood park! These “Science Blitzes” are designed to engage students and parents alike with the research community in Philadelphia and to have fun learning basic scientific principles.

The program is FREE and open to all members of the public. Registration is required (see below). Zoom link invitations will be given after registration.

Student and parent registration

Volunteer registration

Time: 9:30am-10:30am

Fall 2020: Microbiology

Learn answers to questions such as:

  1. What do good microbes do for us?
  2. How does diet affect your gut microbiome?
  3. Can babies get coronavirus?
  4. What are some tips to becoming a scientist?