Teaching Opportunities for Partners in Science

TOPS (Teaching Opportunities for Partners in Science) is a program where Scientists participate as education Partners in schools. They assist in classroom presentations, family science nights, field trips, science clubs, and career days. The TOPS Partners act as science and math content resources.  Please see our powerpoint for more information. 


About this site:

Scientists and engineers can find out how they can become Partners, find valuable resources, and learn about other Partner’s events by clicking on the For Partners tab.


Schools and districts can find out how they can become a TOPS school, learn about the many benefits they will receive by participating in this program, and understand the critical need we have to emphasize science education in our elementary schools in the For Administrators page.

In For Teachers, educators can share their successes and find resources that will help them work with their partners.

The History & Goals of the program can be found by clicking on the General Information tab.

Please contact Stephanie Anderson for more information -


About TOPS:

Upcoming Events

SJCOE Science Fair
Volunteer to be a judge!  Contact Stephanie Anderson for more information.

Important News
Updated TOPScience Guidebook is located under the tab ‘TOPScience Documents’

Check out the ‘For Partners’ tab for brand new information