Educational Outreach

PDF versionPDF version
Earth Science Week Logo

Earth Science Week

Discover the resources offered through this international event, organized by AGI each October to promote better understanding and appreciation of Earth science and encourage stewardship of the planet.

National Fossil Day Logo

National Fossil Day

Hosted by the National Park Service in cooperation with AGI and other organizations, this annual event offers resources promoting awareness of paleontology and the nation’s fascinating fossil treasures.

Gold Panning
Beth Stettner, USGS

AAPG/AGI Geoscience Handbook

This handbook, developed cooperatively by AGI and the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG), offers ideas and resources for geoscience professionals visiting classrooms, leading student field trips, and involving student research.



The SEED (Schlumberger Excellence in Education Development) Earth Science Week Online Toolkit, a partnership of SEED and AGI, provides Earth science education resources in both Spanish and English.

A cartoon of objects in space on a white background. An astronaut in center, surrounded by planets and space ships.

Geoscientist Outreach Initiative

The GO! Initiative prepares geoscience professionals to interact with non-technical audiences, especially K-12 classrooms, through face-to-face interactions, resulting in greater appreciation and understanding of the geosciences and the geoscience professionals themselves.