Community Programming

middle school students observing water sampling equipment at lakeIn addition to our college-level summer courses, PLE's education mission extends to K-12 students and learners of all ages through our community programming.  We offer a variety of progams for K-12 students, as well as opportunities for local residents to contribute to research efforts through our citizen-science initiatives. Use the links below to explore these opportunities.


Want to get involved in science but don't have any training?  Here's your chance to contribute!

Educational Field Trips (K-12)

PLE offers outstanding, hands-on educational field trip opportunities to schools in western Pensylvania. 

PLE Classroom Modules

Take the PLE experience into your classroom with a DIY science kit!

PLE office

PLE Open House

Stay tuned for more details!