Regional Centers

ETEC's primary service area includes the San Joaquin Valley and Livermore Tri-Valley areas. ETEC programs are disseminated statewide through Regional Training Centers located throughout the Central Valley and Livermore Tri-Valley area. ETEC is located at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory.


Directions to ETEC:

The Edward Teller Educaiton Center is located just adjacent to the Lab on Greenville Road near the Laboratory`s Eastgate entrance in Livermore, CA.

From I-580:
Exit Vasco Road.
Go south on Vasco and turn left at Patterson Pass Road.
Turn right at Greenville Road.
Turn right at Eastgate Drive, at the Laboratory’s east entrance.
Turn right into the parking lot, before the guard gate.


Lodging Options for Workshops:

A number of hotels are located within a short drive to the Edward Teller Educaiton Center and nearby the college campuses of the regional workshops. Click here for more information on hotels in the region.

Teachers participating in the Teacher Research Academy may be eligible to receive modest travel stipends to support housing expenses. Teachers from diverse and under-served rural communities in the central valley and outside of a 50 mile radius will be given priority as funds are available. For more information please email Carey Kopay at



Edward Teller Education Center
7000 East Avenue, L-418, Livermore, CA 94551-0808