EARTH Climate and Ocean Education Symposium

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Date: June 19-23, 2017

Location: MBARI—Monterey, CA

Hosts: MBARIWorldTeach, Stevenson School


“We are the first generation to be able to end poverty, and the last generation that can take steps to avoid the worst impacts of climate change. Future generations will judge us harshly if we fail to uphold our moral and historical responsibilities” ~Ban Ki-Moon, Secretary General, United Nations

Join the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI), WorldTeach and Stevenson School as you learn how to review and integrate real time ocean data as an educational tool.


The symposium provides the following outcomes:

  • Engagement on the concept of observatory (surface, benthic, and pelagic) data in education and advocacy
  • Curricula enabling educators, students and environmental advocates to utilize ocean data
  • Culturally-appropriate ways to approach ocean science for Pacific Islanders


Confirmed Participants in the Ocean and Climate Education Symposium include:

  1. MBARI Leadership: Dr. George Matsumoto (Senior Education and Research Specialist)
  2. Monterey Bay Aquarium
  3. Stanford University
  4. World Teach Alumni and Leadership
  5. Upcoming WorldTeach American Samoa and Marshall Islands Volunteers
  6. Stevenson School Faculty

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