External Organization

The Smithsonian Science Education Center (SSEC)

Capital Gallery, 600 Maryland Ave., SW Suite 440E
DC 20024



The Smithsonian Science Education Center (SSEC) is transforming K–12 Education Through Science in collaboration with communities across the globe. The SSEC is nationally and internationally recognized for the quality of its programs and its impact on K–12 science education. 

SSEC director Carol O'Donnel is a member of the IAP Science Education Programme (SEP) Global Council.