Migratory Bird Center School Programs

The Smithsonian Migratory Bird Center is passionate about helping students of all ages appreciate the wonders of migratory birds.
September 15, 2022

Bird Migration Explorer Launches

The Bird Migration Explorer, a state-of-the-art digital platform, allows users to see the most complete data collected on migratory species in their neighborhoods and where those birds go throughout the...

Texas Gulf Coast Schools Outreach

Students visit researchers in the field to learn firsthand about bird migration, science and Gulf Coast ecosystems.

GMU-SI Bird Course

Learn more about bird courses offered by the Smithsonian-Mason School of Conservation.

UCSB-Smithsonian Scholars Program

Underrepresented students from University of California Santa Barbara and local community colleges experience a full year of STEM activities led by Smithsonian scientists.

Follow That Bird!

In this middle school science and technology unit, students investigate the latest bird tracking devices and explore tracking data collected by Smithsonian scientists to better understand and protect migratory birds.

Bridging the Americas / Unidos por las aves

Students in Maryland, Virginia and D.C. connect with students in Latin America through shared migratory birds.

Unidos por las Aves

Un programa intercultural de educación ambiental que vincula a clases de escuela primaria de los Estados Unidos con clases en Latinoamérica por medio del intercambio de dibujos, cartas y otros materiales centrados en las aves migratorias neotropicales.