Educator Workshops

Many of our workshops are free for educators to attend and are held at the University of Delaware's Hugh R. Sharp campus in Lewes, Delaware. For more information about workshops, contact Christopher Petrone (petrone@udel.edu).

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Upcoming Workshops

MADE CLEAR

Maryland and Delaware Climate Change Education Assessment and Research

The MADE CLEAR partnership brings together of a group of experts in the fields of climate science and education to provide support systems for educators in Maryland and Delaware to teach students about climate change. Focusing on middle and high school educators, the network also engages universities, state departments of education, and educators from natural resources agencies, museums, and aquariums.

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Bay-to-Bay Workshop

An interdisciplinary educator workshop exploring watersheds across the Delmarva Peninsula

In 2014 and 2016, 16 middle school teachers from Delaware and Maryland trekked across the Delmarva Peninsula from Tighman Island to Lewes to learn about watersheds, the varied natural environments of the Chesapeake and Delaware Bays, and how economies are built from the resources these watersheds provide. Teachers were then supported in bringing these topics back to the classroom through Meaningful Watershed Educational Experiences.

Additional Opportunities

NOAA Teacher at Sea Program

Mid-Atlantic Marine Education Association