Education Outreach

Education Outreach


Education outreach is one of the most important and significant ways we can support local communities and inspire tomorrow's young scientists. OSA offers a variety of educational resources; many are available free of charge.

Online Resources

Classroom Materials

Events for Educators

Additional Resources

Fun and Hands-On Optics Experiments!

  • Reflection Activities
  • Transmission, Absorption and Color
  • Properties of Laser Light: Monochromatic, Coherent, and Collimated
  • Applications of LASERS: Diffraction Labs and Activities