Getting Started!

Welcome to the Teen Science Café Network. Let’s get started!

We are a community of practice committed to providing high quality Teen Science Café programs and continually improving the café experiences and impacts by sharing our knowledge. Let us help you get started!

For a quick orientation to our program begin with these resources:

Frequently Asked Questions

First Steps in Starting a Teen Science Café

Core Design Principles


For more in depth reading on the implementation of the Teen Science Café model read:

Getting Started with a Teen Science Café

After reading these documents, and when you want to start a program of your own, contact us and we will schedule a meeting with you to answer any questions you have. We will help you brainstorm your strategy for getting started. Once you decide to become a member, we will help get the process started, and you will continue to receive all the help needed to start a program and operate it successfully.

Become a member today!

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