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Promoting Lifelong Ocean Education
Category: For Educators
Resource Type: PDF
Date Posted: 09/20/2004

Chapter 8 of the U.S. Commission on Ocean Policy (2004), "An Ocean Blueprint for the 21st Century: Final Report," Washington DC recommends: "Strengthening the nation’s awareness of the importance of the oceans requires a heightened focus on the marine environment, through both formal and informal education efforts. School curricula, starting in kindergarten, should expose students to ocean issues, preparing the next generation of ocean scientists, managers,educators, and leaders through diverse educational opportunities. In addition, because formal curricula only reach students for a limited time, informal education aimed at the entire population is needed to foster lifelong learning."

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