Omaha Science Media is a collaboration among the Omaha Public Schools and the University of Nebraska State Museum,
Nebraska’s leading biomedical research institutions, nationally-recognized professional media organizations,
leading science educators, and a comprehensive team of learning researchers. This innovative project that uses media
production – including radio, television, and multimedia to enhance science learning.
Teachers participate in professional development while they produce media deliverables focused on the latest biomedical research topics; this, in turn, will increase student learning and interest in science and health careers.