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1 November 2014 New Ocean Literacy Mail List

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New mail list to advance ocean literacy locally, regionally, nationally, globally. Sign up now http://list.oceanliteracy.net/mailman/listinfo/oneocean_list.oceanliteracy.net

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Ocean Literacy and NGGS Update Live Webcast Thursday 13 March 2014

Posted by on Mar 13, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Go to http://www.coexploration.org/oceanliteracylive/index2.html to watch the update presentation at 3.30pm To ask a question of the presenters ask it here https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1V3zubS3267LI9LmLH5ienDWQBLCFu40w0dQgbheHMkY/viewform We will attempt to answer all questions in the time available. Please continue the conversation with us on the NMEA Ocean Literacy Forum https://marine-ed.site-ym.com/forums/Default.aspx?group=134187 For technical support email support@webconferences.com or call or send a text to 703 957 8825 If you...

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13 March 2014 Ocean Literacy and NGSS update

Posted by on Mar 11, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Learn more about Ocean Literacy and the Next Generation Science Standards during an online webinar/webcast on Thursday 14 March 2014 at 3.30.pm Eastern Time. Register now at https://marine-ed.site-ym.com/events/register.aspx?id=415887&itemid=b229f25b-fa47-44d1-9e67-563d7d714fd4 Please post this...

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March 3 – April 4 2014 Transatlantic Ocean Literacy Online Workshop

Posted by on Mar 11, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Join the conversation about Transatlantic Ocean Literacy in an online workshop Deep-sea Discoveries in the Atlantic onboard the NOAA Ship Okeanos Explorer - An Online Workshop to Advance Transatlantic Ocean Science Literacy Please join us now at http://www.coexploration.org/oe2014 Download the flyer here: http://www.coexploration.org/oe2014/assets/NOAA_COE_OcSciLit2014.pdf

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2/9/2014 Come to Japan in July for IPMEN 2014

Posted by on Feb 8, 2014 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Come and learn about ocean literacy in Japan at the International Pacific Marine Educators Network Conference in July 2014 http://ipmen-2014-japan.jimdo.com/programs/

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New Great Lakes Literacy Guide

Posted by on Sep 19, 2013 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

The Great Lakes have followed our lead and updated the Great Lakes Literacy guide. http://www.coexploration.org/oceanliteracy/documents/2013_GL_Lit_brochure_WEB_1.pdf  

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April 28, 2013 – Updated Guide to Ocean Literacy Now Available!

Posted by on Apr 28, 2013 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

April 28, 2013 – Updated Guide to Ocean Literacy Now Available! The Ocean Literacy Campaign ad-hoc committee is pleased to announce the publication of a new version of “Ocean Literacy: The Essential Principles and Fundamental Concepts of Ocean Sciences for Learners of All Ages.”  This guide replaces the version first published in July 2005 as “Ocean Literacy: The Essential Principles and Fundamental Concepts of Ocean Sciences K-12.” What’s New?  One of the biggest changes readers will notice in the redesigned version is the...

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Ocean Literacy in Europe

Posted by on Nov 3, 2012 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

The first conference on Ocean Literacy in Europe was held in Bruges, Belgium on Friday, October 12, 2012. More information on the conference is at http://www.emsea.eu Craig Strang and Peter Tuddenham gave a joint presentation on 10 years of Ocean Literacy efforts in the USA. Their presentation was in three parts, the first covering the 10 year history from Craig Strang, and then Peter Tuddenham gave an overview of the design principles and processes. The third part was a facilitated discussion that was designed to demonstrate some of the...

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6/12/2012 Ocean Literacy Principles and Concepts in a Word Document

Posted by on Jun 12, 2012 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

We have been asked to provide a word document with the ocean literacy definition, principles and concepts. Here it is http://www.coexploration.org/oceanliteracy/ocean_literacy_principles_and_concepts.docx  

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6/1/2012 Ocean Educators Response to the Next Gen Science Standards (NGSS)

Posted by on Jun 5, 2012 in Announcements, Uncategorized | Comments Off

The combined National Marine Educators Association and Centers for Ocean Science Education Excellence NGSS Critical Stakeholder Committee have submitted comments to the first draft of the NGSS.  Craig Strang compiled the responses and submitted the comments on behalf of the community. Read the comments here: http://oceanliteracy.wp2.coexploration.org/?page_id=3643

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