Ocean Literacy Report Progress - 10.26.2012

The COSEE OCEAN Inquiry Group is nearing the end of a two-year effort to produce a comprehensive report on the current state of Ocean Literacy resources. On October 23-34 the IG met in person at the New York Hall of Science, and over an intense two-day meeting made great progress toward meeting the goal of publishing a report by February 1, 2013.

The report will include valuable information on existing Ocean Literacy resources in the areas of:
Daily Life
Formal Education
Informal Education
Public Sector
Private Sector
Third Sector
along with essays on General Approaches and Standards.

The Inquiry Group members are (in alpha order):
Paul Boyle (AZA)
Vince Breslin (Southern Connecticut State University)
Lisa Craig Brisson (Michigan Museums Association)
John Fraser (New Knowledge Organization)
Alan Friedman (COSEE OCEAN)
Katie Gardner (Liberty Science Center)
Sarah Schoedinger (NOAA)
Jerry Schubel (Aquarium of the Pacific)
Steve Uzzo (New York Hall of Science)
Steve Yalowitz (Institute for Learning Innovation)

Watch for the report coming in February 2013!

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