Educator Resource Center

Using technology to improve STEM learning outcomes and providing free, cutting-edge resources to educators.

Primary and secondary school resources

Discover resources to engage your primary, middle, and secondary school students in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) and encourage critical thinking skills.

Global Problem Solvers:
The Series

Find free supplemental curriculum that uses animated videos, activities, and projects to teach students problem solving skills.

Career preparation

Provide your students, age 13 and older, with hands-on, skills-to-jobs education through Cisco Networking Academy’s free IT curriculum and tools.

Cisco Connected Educator

Cisco and the Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration (CILC) provide online learning communities for educators and badges aligned to ISTE standards.

Virtual field trips

Bring the world to your students with virtual field trips. From the depths of the Great Barrier Reef to some of the world's finest museums, discover how virtual field trips can engage your students and drive learning outcomes.

Cisco Networking Academy

The Networking Academy is an IT education program that provides its free, best-in-class curriculum to secondary schools and higher education institutions worldwide.

Cisco Global Problem Solver Challenge

The GPS Challenge recognizes new business ideas that use technology for social and environmental impact.

Nonprofit resources

Education is a core part of our mission to help solve society's toughest problems. Discover Cisco nonprofit partners who can help you improve education access and outcomes.

Primary school nonprofits

Cisco has long-standing relationships with nonprofits to inclusively increase parental involvement and student performance in STEAM.

Secondary school nonprofits

See how Cisco's nonprofit partners build and launch innovative, technology-based programs to engage high school students.

Meet the secondary school nonprofits

Cisco Webex for Education

We help schools, colleges, universities, and research departments quickly scale to virtual learning with a high level of security.

Explore our solutions

Discover how our portfolio of solutions for education ties together campus, administration, learning, security, and research into a unified digital foundation rooted in the network.