Space as a context for teaching science - the James Webb Space Telescope

Come to the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory and see cutting-edge facilities where hundreds of instruments have been tested before being sent out into space.


Mission to Mars

Aimed at students between 11-14 years old, the resource is based around the Beagle 2 mission to Mars.

Saturn and the Scale of the Solar System

Planetary scientist, Sheila Kanani, shows stunning images of Saturn and its moons taken from the Cassini spacecraft.

ESERO-UK secondary conference

Join ESERO-UK at this free space conference where you will hear from industry experts and take part in exciting curriculum linked activities.

ESERO-UK primary conference

A day for primary teachers to discover how space can be an exciting way to teach STEM subjects in primary schools.

Bringing Mars exploration to the classroom

Using Lego robotics, data logging and simple engineering challenges you will learn how to link this exciting context across STEM subjects.

UK space education office

ESERO-UK, also known as the UK space education office, provides free resources, support and information for teachers to enhance the teaching and learning of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) using space as a context.

Inspiring resources

Space resources freely available. ESERO-UK has built a collection of space-themed teaching and learning resources for STEM teachers.

Tim Peake

Tim Peake

Access free resources, news and competitions focused on British ESA astronaut Tim Peake’s mission to the International Space Station.


Teacher using an iPad

Get inspired by the latest space news and blogs from our network of space ambassadors and subject specialists.

Space ambassadors

Teacher with Pupil

Get support for your school from our network of space ambassadors.


Teacher with experiment

Book onto ESERO-UK’s high-impact CPD and bring space into your classroom.

About us

Find out more about ESERO and support for space education in the UK