Life Science Education

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For over 20 years, the Bio-Rad Explorer program has collaborated with educators, researchers, and industry leaders to bring innovative educational kits and state-of-the-art equipment and reagents into classrooms around the world. Our hands-on laboratory activities prepare your students with foundational skills and expand their experience with cutting edge techniques like CRISPR — all in an appropriate format for the classroom. Bio-Rad makes scientific discovery accessible.

Biotechnology Laboratory Textbook

LSE Textbook

This textbook blends science background and hands-on laboratory activities with real-world applications to help prepare students to be critical thinkers as biotechnology shapes their world.


  • Classroom Resources

    Classroom Resources

    A selection of presentations, videos, case studies, and activities that can stand alone or help to enrich your lessons.

  • Professional Development

    Professional Development

    Make the Bio-Rad Explorer program a part of your professional development by attending our free teacher workshops at conferences around the U.S. and Canada.

  • Explorer YouTube Channel

    Bio-Rad Explorer YouTube Channel

    Instructional videos that enrich lessons and help students learn from some of the industry's leading experts.

  • Explorer Community

    Explorer Community

    Join the Explorer Community and be part of a cohort of life science and biotechnology teachers.

  • Education Discount Policy

    Education Discount Policy

    Bio-Rad has established an education discount policy to help the education community purchase kits, equipment, and reagents.

  • Partners in Education

    Partners in Education

    Through worldwide collaborations, Bio-Rad brings about change in science learning and provides educators with the tools they need to stay on the leading edge of science education.

Life Science Education Contacts

  • Call 1-800-4-BIORAD (1-800-424-6723)

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    Find local phone numbers and customer service emails on our Contact Us page.

  • Contact a Specialist

    Contact an Expert

    Use this form to email an account, curriculum, training, or technical support specialist.