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  • Virtual Field Trip: Exploring Hydrothermal Vents with Schmidt Ocean Institute

    About    Panelists    Classroom Resources     Science Standards    View the Virtual Field Trip Recorded: April 27, 2016  We are once again heading aboard the R/V Falkor with Schmidt Ocean Institute for a unique virtual field trip! Join the ship and their scientists in the South Pacific as they explore hydrothermal vents using remotely operated vehicles (ROVs). Led by scientist Chuck Fisher, we will explore…

  • Virtual Field Trip: Tree Planting in Ohio

    About    Panelists    Classroom Resources     Science Standards    View the Virtual Field Trip Recorded April 12th, 2016 Join EarthEcho as we kick off a National Tree Planting campaign to mitigate carbon emissions and lessen the impacts of ocean acidification and climate change. Trees not onlysequester carbon but also provide habitat, reinforce stream banks,  and beautify our communities.  On…

  • World Water Monitoring Challenge Training in Charleston

    Luncheon with Philippe Cousteau, Jr. &  Workshop on Citizen Science and the World Water Monitoring Challenge  Saturday, April 16, 2016, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Charleston, SC Area Where: Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum,  40 Patriots Point Rd, Mt Pleasant, SC 29464 When: Saturday, April 16, 2016 from 9:00 am -12:00 pm,  Light breakfast and lunch provided  Who: Elementary, Middle, and Informal Educators…

  • Exploring Ocean Acidification through Media

    NOAA SOARCE Webinar March 22, 2016, 3pm EDT Join us as we debut EarthEcho Expedition: Shell Shocked with an educator-focused webinar.  Young people are today’s stakeholders and advocates for change. Using EarthEcho Expedition: Shell Shocked videos and project-based learning tools, educators can activate students’ critical thinking around this “wicked” global problem. This webinar will provide tools to embed best practices of…

  • National Biodiversity Teach In

        February 12th, 2016  EarthEcho is proud to present, in conjunction with Elgin High School (Elgin, Illinois), an ocean-themed day for the 2016 National Biodiversity Teach-In. We are bringing together speakers and scientists from across the globe for a day of free webinars for your classroom. Each speaker is working to protect our Water Planet and preserve the biodiversity found in our oceans and beyond.  Our day will be headlined by our…