What's up in Education

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Highlights of what's going on in CBF's education program all across the watershed.

Below are some highlights of what's going on in CBF's education program. See the navigation on the left for more education stories.

  • This Week in the Watershed: All Hands on Deck

    November 4, 2016

    Now more than ever, CBF is focusing on engaging diverse audiences, including recently embarking on a field trip with members of Central Virginia's Hispanic community.

  • This Week in the Watershed: One Giant Crab

    October 14, 2016

    From dolphins, to sharks, to manatees, the Bay is always full of surprises. This week revealed yet another, as a gigantic blue crab was caught and released on a CBF education trip.

  • Innovative Independent School Environmental Leadership

    September 12, 2016

    Top administrators from independent schools across the Chesapeake watershed gathered together this summer at our Port Isobel Island Environmental Education Center near Tangier Island, Virginia, to collaborate, learn, and be inspired.

  • Fox Island Magic

    August 9, 2016

    As Arthur Sherwood, one of CBF's founding members and first executive director, said: "The place to teach people about the Bay is on it and in it."

  • Student Leaders Leading the Way to Saving the Bay

    July 1, 2013

    While he acknowledges a lifelong interest in being on and around the water, James Hemphill points to that first experience with CBF as truly inspiring him to get involved in solving some of the Bay's problems.

  • Teachers on the Bay Course Celebrates 25 Years

    April 1, 2013

    It started as something of an experiment as teachers began exploring new methods for using the Chesapeake Bay in and out of the classroom as a tool to teach science.

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