Education is a high priority for most planetariums. The dome is an interface between formal and informal education, often serving both roles. It serves life-long learners, students, and the simply curious, and can be the gateway to awakening a child's life-long interest in science.
There are a tremendous number of educational resources available online. What follows are ones of particular interest to planetarians and to others simply interested in astronomy/space science education. These pages are maintained by the IPS Education Committee.