The Youth Marine Science Stewardship Certification with instructor Lauren Blickley is designed to introduce high school students to ocean conservation issues from a local, Maui-based perspective and a scientific lens.
Students will learn the fundamental principles of ocean stewardship through ‘aina-based and place-based applied learning, field trips, and hands-on instruction focused on promoting key science and communication skills.
With this class, students will develop foundational knowledge of local marine conservation issues, learn to draw conclusions from nature-based observations, understand the connectivity between marine and human environments, and work as a team to collect, analyze, and effectively interpret scientific data.
Course Goal: Students will develop a foundational knowledge of local marine conservation issues through a scientific lens and place-based learning.
Class is from 8:30am to 4:00pm, Monday through Thursday, March 18th to 21st, 2019. Tuition is $395.
For tuition sponsorship opportunities for grades 9-12, please contact Educational Talent Search program at 984-3286 or email MauiETS@hawaii.edu.
To register in-person, visit the EdVenture front desk in the Laulima building on the University of Hawaii Maui College campus, Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
For more information, visit www.sustainablemaui.org or contact:
310 W. Ka‘ahumanu Ave
We encourage you to register as early as possible before class begins to secure your place in the class and to prevent a class with low enrollment from being cancelled. Space is limited in some classes.