Explore Our Space Education and STEM Programs for Students

Space for You. Space for All.

The Center for Innovation and Education develops and delivers inclusive, innovative and sustainable workforce and economic development initiatives for the space industry through space-inspired education, lifelong learning, and improved skills and interest in STEM. We support PreK-20 students with standards-based curriculum that uses space principles to integrate STEM into all content areas.


This immersive program prepares tomorrow's youth to secure STEM positions within the aerospace industry.

Inspire wonder and take advantage of extraordinary teaching tools with a trip to Discovery Center in Colorado Springs.

Our interactive virtual field trips are available to teachers, schools, colleges, and universities offering education curriculum, and homeschool organizations.

This program is designed to help communities develop PreK through 12 STEM learners,  grow their organic workforce, and strengthen economic development.

Excite and inspire students with our video series featuring Audience With An Astronaut sessions, space-inspired STEM activities, and career pathway discussions.

We partner with organizations such as the Petit Family Foundation to offer programs that encourage young girls in STEM fields.

Engage early learners using lessons and activities designed with an emphasis on space-inspired Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM).

Get students excited about space and science with fun, safe and educational activities at Space Foundation Discovery Center!



Your support enables education and workforce development programs for students and teachers, young leaders, entrepreneurs, and space professionals.


We support teachers through professional development programs, STEM lesson plans and scholarships. 

Our programs for young aerospace professionals foster meaningful peer relationships and provide access to space leaders.

We offer training that addresses the most common challenges in establishing or expanding space-based technology companies.

We provide programs for individuals and corporations to connect with the greater space community.