Student and Educator Resources
Are you an educator that needs more scientific activities for your students? Are you a student that enjoy science and want to learn more about it? The links below provide interactive learning opportunities for students and creatively gives a deeper look in the world of science. Learn about microbiology, infectious diseases or become a food detective and learn about different types of bacteria.
EXCITE! – Teacher Roadmap – a collection of resources for educators wishing to teach classes, units or entire courses in epidemiology and public health sciences (EPHS).
Countdown to Zeroexternal icon – Defeating Disease is presented by the American Museum of Natural History in collaboration with The Carter Center.
Fight Back!external icon – Kids, the Food Detectives need your help to fight an enemy…Bacteria! Play the games, listen to the songs and solve the cases to become a Food Detective!
KidsHealth for Kidsexternal icon – Calling all kids! Visit this Web site for awesome articles, fun features, and interactive activities.
Science Ambassadors – Science teachers from nationwide middle and high schools compete for the chance to collaborate with CDC scientists on epidemiologic-based lesson plans.
Stalking the Mysterious Microbe!external icon – MicrobeWorld explores the world of microbes with vivid images and descriptions. Learn about microbiology, what microbiologists do, how they do it, and current topics in the news.
STEM Lessons – The CDCM Public Health Academy STEM Lessons aim to educate students about public health issues through the integration of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).
Teen Newsletter – The CDCM Public Health Academy Teen Newsletter introduces teens to public health topics. Each month focuses on a different public health topic that CDC studies.