UH Sea Grant and CRDG Join Forces to Deliver Marine Education

CRDG has partnered with the UH Sea Grant College Program to establish a Center of Excellence for Marine Science Education, the newest of four centers of excellence established by the UH Sea Grant College Program. As director of the new center, CRDG’s Kanesa Duncan became an affiliate faculty member with Sea Grant College Program in [...]

Marine Science Partnerships Continue Growth and Collaboration

The marine science education efforts of CRDG’s Kanesa Duncan continued to expand this year through collaborations with the University of Hawai’i Sea Grant College Program, the Hawai’i Institute of Marine Biology (HIMB), Maui Community College (MCC), and others. In her first full year as director of the Center of Excellence for Marine Science Education, one [...]

NSF Program Brings Graduate Students into Hawai‘i Schools

CRDG’s 10-year partnership with the University of Hawai’i’s interdisciplinary Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology (EECB) program in the National Science Foundation’s Graduate Teaching Fellows in K–12 Education (GK–12) program came to an end this year just as CRDG’s Linda Venenciano began work on another GK–12 collaboration, this one with UH Mānoa’s Department of Mathematics. The [...]

Project Pono, An Environmental Stewardship Program

A new initiative in the school this year, spearheaded by science teacher Miki Tomita, is Project Pono, an environmental stewardship and service-learning elective course that provides opportunities for students to learn about and engage in practices that promote environmental awareness and cultural and environmental sustainability, and to facilitate students teaching themselves and their peers about [...]

Learning Landscapes for Teaching Science and Sustainability

Something exciting is taking place at the University Laboratory School: worms are eating garbage, fish are feeding plants, butterflies are living in luxury and kids are learning first hand that a sustainable future is possible. Projects throughout the school are helping students truly understand, appreciate, and make informed decisions regarding the natural world. Under the [...]

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