School Programs

School Programs Have Gone Virtual


Online Learning for 2020-2021

Our offerings are now available as virtually-facilitated Discovery Labs, Animal Encounters, and 'Ask a Naturalist' programs for K-12th grade during school hours, featuring live instruction from our engaging Educators, animal encounters, and NGSS-aligned ocean science content. To view all of our virtual opportunities, please click below.

Our programs are available weekdays (Monday-Friday), September 14, 2020, through June 11, 2021.

Online Learning

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Join our teacher eList for the latest updates on our programs and to learn when registration opens. If you have additional inquiries in the meantime, please email our Education Team.

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In-Person programming is currently on pause.

Book a Program at the Aquarium

Book a Discovery Lab at the Aquarium

Classes taught at Birch Aquarium by our instructors

Book a Program at the Beach

Book a Beach Teach 

Meet our instructors at the beach and tide pools

Bring the Aquarium to You

Book an Aquarium Express Outreach

Birch Aquarium instructors can come teach in your classroom


Pre and Post Discovery Lab Materials

Classroom resources for you



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