National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Public education plays a strong role in every one of the separate missions within NASA.

MISSION 

 

PROGRAM 

 

DESCRIPTION  

Aeronautics Research Mission 

 

Education Program 

 

Develops the future NASA Aeronautics workforce, contributes to Aeronautics research goals and objectives, and supports Agency education and communication goals.  

 

 

 

 

 

Headquarters 

 

Education 

 

Strengthens NASA and the Nation's future workforce; attracts and retains students in STEM disciplines; and engages Americans in NASA's mission.  

 

 

 

 

 

Human Exploration and Operations Mission 

 

Education/Public Outreach 

 

Informs and educates the public about NASA's plans for a new era in space exploration. 

 

 

 

 

 

Science Mission 

 

Education and Public Outreach Program 

 

Enhances the nation's formal education system and contributes to the broad public understanding of science, mathematics and technology.