The traveling education stream of Ocean Wise
Mobile Programs is the traveling education stream of Ocean Wise®. We bring ocean education to schools, youth groups, and communities coast to coast. To date we have engaged over 625,000 students, youth and community members.
Our mobile programs feature live animals, marine artifacts and hands-on interactive activities designed to encourage stewardship of our oceans and waterways. Our educators deliver expert level, multi-sensory aquatic programs, based on the Ocean Literacy Framework. We strive to create a lasting connection to our oceans and aquatic habitats by encouraging direct conservation action.
Programs for K-12, satisfy a wide range of learning outcomes. We strive to create a lasting connection to our oceans and aquatic habitats by encouraging direct conservation action.
These programs are designed to inspire future generations of ocean champions who understand more about our oceans and how to protect its precious life.
We provide a memorable, unique and captivating experience at festivals and events through highly interactive, direct conversations.
We offer program styles to accommodate from 260 students to a maximum of 500 students. All AquaVan programs include four staff as well as live marine invertebrates.
Full day program (four sessions) or half day program (two sessions) can accommodate up to 30 students per session and includes two staff, a selection of artifacts and live marine invertebrates.
Standalone kits ready for use at your festival or in your classroom! Each kit is available to rent per day of use plus transportation costs to and from your location. Our Festival AquaKit is three layers of marine artifacts and information for exploration.
“Small groups and well-trained, positive, passionate staff make this an amazing, in-school field trip.”
– Teacher, New Westminster
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