International Year of Sound

The International Year of Sound is a celebration of sound and how it enters our lives in so many ways. Celebrate and get involved!

Fun Activities

Have fun learning about the science of sound! Check out these crafts, experiments, simulators and more!

Fields of Acoustics

Acousticians include engineers, physicists, speech and hearing scientists, architects, biologists, psychologists, linguists, mathematicians, oceanographers, computer scientists, and musicians. Explore fields of acoustics!

Meet Acousticians

Check out interviews, profiles, and biographies of acousticians to discover how they got their start, what their job entails, and some of the ups and downs of their careers.

Acoustics Question

What is ACOUSTICS?

Acoustics is the science of sound and someone who studies sound is called an acoustician. Use this website to explore and discover what real acousticians do. You might want to become an acoustician yourself! 

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K-12 Students

Activities, Experiments, Simulators and more!

Elementary
Middle School
High School

Educators

Resources and Materials for all educators.

Lesson Plans
Teacher Activity Kit
Quiet Classrooms

University

Information for current & prospective college students.

Acoustics Program Directory
ASA Student Council
Funding Resources
Regional and Student Chapters

ASA Community

Get involved with the Acoustical Society of America!

Acoustical Society of America
Women in Acoustics
Committee on Education
Technical Committees

The Committee on Education developed this website for young people and educators who are interested in learning about sound and the scientists who study sound. This site has resources for students and educators, including games, science fair projects, acoustician profiles, and class activities.