Deep Ocean Education Project 

The Deep Ocean Education Project website - launched in 2021 - is a one-stop-shop for ocean exploration education resources, combining materials from NOAA Ocean Exploration, Ocean Exploration Trust , and Schmidt Ocean Institute .

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Featured Content

Topic: Ocean Careers

Ocean Exploration wouldn't be possible without a team! Each expedition team includes scientists, engineers, vessel operations crew, science communicators, and more! Learn more about the wide variety of careers that are involved in ocean exploration!

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One-Stop-Shop for Deep Ocean Education

With educational materials from three ocean exploration giants housed all in one place, it has never been easier to share deep-sea phenomena with your students. Create and account and begin building collections of great content today!

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Website Features

  Ocean Exploration Themes

Student activities, multimedia galleries, and background information on ocean-related phenomena.

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  Student Activities

Standards aligned science activities that support three-dimensional teaching and learning approaches.

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  Build & Save Your Collection

Save and sort content by customizing easily shareable resource collections.

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Access stunning deep-sea images and videos from expeditions.

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  Ship Tracker

Find where we are currently exploring and heading to next. See who is live streaming from the deep!

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  Events & Opportunities

Lists of upcoming events and opportunities, from live interactions with current expeditions to conferences.

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The Deep Ocean Education Project is created in cooperation with the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation under federal award NA19OAR0110405