Project TECHNOcean

University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, NC

Project TECHNOcean will provide underserved middle school students with STEM experiential learning opportunities that promise to engage them with the marine environment. Project TECHNOcean proposes to use NC standards based hands-on inquiry-based lessons, labs and field experiences to engage students with ocean monitoring, ocean exploration, ocean conservation and marine engineering. Students will practice authentic STEM skills associated with marine science research and data collection.

Counties Impacted:

  • New Hanover County‚Äč


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