Update – Sept. 20, 2017: Due to the number of requests we have received, this bulletin board registration is now closed. In the event more materials become available, an update will be posted here. All materials are also available to download at the links below. 

This year has been full of exciting discoveries at NASA as we learn more about our solar system as well as star systems light years away.

Want a cool way to share these missions and discoveries with your classroom? Sign up online to receive the latest classroom bulletin board set from the Educator Resource Center at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory.


  • Bulletin board mailers are limited to teachers at U.S.-based institutions.
  • Available while supplies last.
  • Requests will be fulfilled in the order they are received.

Here’s what’s included:

Exoplanet Space Tourism Posters

Exoplanet Space Tourism Posters

NASA’s Kepler space telescope, which has already discovered more than 1,000 planets beyond our solar system, continues to identify more and more of these so-called exoplanets – some of which have features similar to Earth. (Learn more about these worlds on NASA's Exoplanet Exploration website.) This popular poster set imagines what life would be like on these distant worlds.

Note: The bulletin board materials will include a small sample of the full set, which can be downloaded here.

Reading, Writing and Rings Activities

Reading, Writing and Rings

Closer to home, September 15 will mark the end of the Cassini mission, which has spent nearly 13 years orbiting the ringed giant Saturn. Images and science from Cassini have shaped our understanding of Saturn and its mysterious moons, and continue to provide wonder to students. This collection of activities will get students using reading and writing to explore the Cassini mission’s science at Saturn.

Find out more about the Cassini mission and its Grand Finale on Sept. 15, 2017.

Saturn Postcards

Saturn Postcards

Take in some of Cassini’s best views of Saturn with these NASA postcards featuring images from the mission!

Explore more images from the Cassini mission at Saturn.

Visit our educator resources page for more downloads and online resources.

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Solar System Family Portrait - Artist's Concept

UPDATE - Aug. 31, 2016: Our Solar System Bulletin Board materials are out of stock. To download and print out the resources, click on the links next to each product.

Get ready for back-to-school with a “Solar System Bulletin Board” for your school, classroom, library or educational program. The NASA/JPL Educator Resource Center is offering free back-to-school materials featuring NASA images, science and fun facts.

The set includes:

    Titan Poster

    Titan Poster
    This poster features an image of Saturn’s mysterious moon Titan taken by NASA’s Cassini mission at Saturn as well as activities for students in grades 1 through 8.

    Solar System Lithograph

    Solar System Lithograph Set
    Featuring NASA images of planets, moons, asteroids, comets and other solar system bodies, this Solar System Lithograph set also includes key facts about each body.

    Solar System Extreme Facts LithographExtreme Space Facts Lithograph

    This lithograph features a solar system “family portrait” on one side and 16 extreme space facts on the other.

    Saturn PosterSaturn and Our Pale Blue Orb Lithograph

    This stunning lithograph featuring an image of Earth as seen at Saturn describes how the image was captured by NASA’s Cassini mission at Saturn.

    The NASA/JPL Educator Resource Center provides formal and informal educators with NASA resources and materials that support STEM learning. For more information, visit the Educator Resource Center page.

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