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Learning Ocean Science

A Curriculum for Grades 6-12 From bioluminescent corals to deep-vent worms, from tropical underwater volcanoes to the Arctic Ocean floor, we know less about the landscape of our ocean than we do about the moon's.

MPA Education

MPAs are a great way for students of all ages to connect to and learn about our oceans, coasts and Great Lakes.

Outreach & Education

NOAA Fisheries is responsible for the stewardship of the nation's ocean resources and their habitat.

National Geographic Society

National Geographic Explorers — who use the power of science, exploration, education, and storytelling to illuminate and protect the wonder of our world.

MPA Training Handbook

These workshop materials are available for your review and download to aid in the creation of training sessions within your own institution or organization.

Educator's Corner

Our Ocean Portal Educators’ Corner provides you with activities, lessons and educational resources to bring the ocean to life for your students.

Explore the Depths of Our National Marine Sanctuaries

Parents, educators, and students are only a click away from diving into national marine sanctuaries.

Society for Conservation Biology

The premier international organization of professionals who dedicate their work to advancing the science & practice of conserving biodiversity.

Our Ocean. Our Planet. Our Future.

Information on teacher workshops and classroom activities.