Exploring the Deep Ocean with NOAA Workshop (6-12 grades)

Registration Deadline: 04/01/17

Learn more about the importance of the deep ocean with NOAA and Audubon Staff.


Where: Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
When:  Saturday, April 1, 2017
8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Who:    For teachers of 6- 12th grade


Educators are invited to join NOAA and Audubon Staff to learn more about the importance of ocean exploration and the current technologies used to explore the deep ocean. The workshop will introduce standards-based, hands-on activities and other online resources that guide classroom teaching and learning. Ocean health, unique underwater habitats, underwater mapping and remotely operated vehicles are just a few of the topics to be addressed. This project has been made possible with support of the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation. Please find out more about the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation at www.NMSFocean.org.

Registration is required and space is limited.

Educators will receive

  • the NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer Education Materials Collection Volumes 1 & 2,
  • additional resources,
  • a certificate of participation,
  • continental breakfast and lunch,
  • and a $75 stipend for full participation in the workshop.


For more information and to register, please contact Stephanie Smith at educationprograms@auduboninstitute.org or 504-378-2639.

Location: Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

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