Exploring the Deep Ocean with NOAA

June 20, 2017 - Learn more about the importance of the deep ocean with NOAA and Audubon Staff.

Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
8:00 am – 4:00 pm

For teachers of 6th - 12th grades (lessons can be scaled down to suit educator needs)

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 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 504-378-2639.