"Providing Teachers with a Real World Context to Teach Science"

The Teacher Research Academy (TRA) offers middle school, high school and community college faculty unique professional development experiences at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). TRA teachers participate in a continuum of standards-based instruction, enabling them to progress from novice to mastery in exciting scientific disciplines while they experience the application of real world science in an environment teachers seldom experience.


  • U.S. Citizenship is required to participate in the Teacher Research Academy
  • A $25 registration is required per workshop
  • Must cancel 3 weeks prior for full refund
  • Registration is a two step process
  • Steps 1 and 2 must be completed at least 2 weeks prior to the start of workshop.

To Register:

Step 1: Go to registration site and follow the prompts for online enrollment and processing of payment.

Step 2: Following workshop enrollment, you will receive an e-mail with a link to the online Security Badge Request form. Please complete as soon as possible to avoid any delays in completing your registration.