Accession Number:

ADA605142

Title:

National Ocean Sciences Bowl in 2013: A National Competition for High School Ocean Science Education

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept.

Corporate Author:

CONSORTIUM FOR OCEAN LEADERSHIP WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The long-term goals are to a Develop knowledgeable ocean stewards that understand the ocean s impact on daily life and the importance of scientific research b Foster the use of the ocean as an interdisciplinary vehicle to teach science and mathematics and encourage the inclusion of the ocean sciences in curricula c Encourage and support the involvement of under-represented and geographically diverse communities in the ocean sciences and d Provide students interactive education that develops critical thinking and skills for the workforce and exposes them to ocean science professionals and career opportunities.

Subject Categories:

  • Humanities and History
  • Physical and Dynamic Oceanography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE