"Now it’s your turn to be the explorer, the adventurer, the scientist..."
The new school year is about to begin so it’s the perfect time for educators to get their FREE Oceanscape Network account. Having an account will allow you to build online student communities and facilitate inquiry-based learning in your program. Our unique inquiry modules all align to Oregon State educational standards and can help high school students obtain a necessary requirement toward graduation. To learn more about how the Oceanscape Network can assist with your program, click here to visit our Education Center!
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Half submerged in the surf but brimming with plant and animal life, the wreck of the Mary D. Hume is a relic from a coastal culture which no longer exists.
Team up and make a difference, for polar bears and the planet with this great video contest for teens!
This new resource serves all coastal K-14 teachers, students and communities in Oregon, from Astoria to Brookings.
From the comfort of your home, explore the amazing natural history of the Oregon Coast and the world ocean. Discover new ways to experience or protect our natural world every day, or connect with us through our social networks.
Take your smart device along on your next outdoor adventure and use it to share your thoughts, photos or videos with other visitors through The Stream. Or use a GPS app and our Wayfind It features to explore the Oregon Coast.
Ask your teachers to create student communities and then use our scienctific inquiry modules to explore aquatic habitats and natural history topics. This feature may help Oregon high school students earn credit toward graduation!
Oregon youth are out there exploring, adventuring and learning! During the next year, we'll be featuring and expanding our Experience area to feature teens and how they're discovering Oregon!
Did you know there are over 50 original videos already on the Oceanscape Network? Upcoming videos will highlight natural areas, animal species and youth activities as narrated by their young participants.
Teens will benefit from new resources we'll be adding to Oceanscape this school year, including a guide to building effective classroom presentations and new downloadable animal guides.
Animal-realted features are some of the most popular things on the Oceanscape Network so we'll be adding many more, including expanding our Endangered Oregon series.
Explore western Oregon from the Pacific coast to the inland mountains! Our interactive mapping features lets you look at the places, ecosystems and species of our area.
During the 2014-15 school year, you and your students can look forward to two new inquiry modules which conform to Oregon State educational standards!
If you're an educator, sign up today for your free user account by clicking the EDUCATE link. Our unique interface allows your students to access guided scientific inquiry modules.
The Oceanscape Network highlights conservation efforts throughout the Pacific Northwest and allows you to share your own projects to help save the Earth through The Stream.
Back to School for Teachers!
Teachers and organizers share their experiences and knowledge at the COASTALearning Symposium. Visit The Stream for registration information on this professional development opportunity.