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Follow our latest news to see how the Explorers team are supporting ocean literacy and teaching marine themes in the classroom.

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Padraic Creedon, Explorers outreach officer based at Galway Atlantaquaria in Galway is filmed while preparing activities that will be provided as part of the Explorers CPD teachers training course in July 2021.
May 12, 2021

In collaboration with five education supports centres including Galway, Blackrock – Dublin, Waterford, West Cork and Tralee in July.

Explorers Education Project features in the new European Blue School handbook
April 12, 2021

Our Ocean - Marine Legends, Fairy Tales and Folklore in Ireland

In February, 70 primary school children, teachers and parents learnt about whales and dolphins through the Marine Institute’s Explorers Education Programme.
February 24, 2021

The Marine Institute's Explorers Education Programme recently engaged with up to seventy primary school children, as well as their teachers and parents, who took part in the Explorers programme that focused on learning about Whales and Dolphins,...

Cushla Dromgool-Regan with Anna Quinn and Dr Noirín Burke from the Explorers Education Programme based in Galway, getting ready to distribute the My Explorers Seashore Guide Workbook now also available in Irish Mo Threoir Don Chladach Leabhar Oibre to schools taking part in the Marine Institute’s Explorers Education Programme. Photo Joe Regan.
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December 11, 2020

Connecting children, parents, teachers and the media with the seashore in Ireland.

Clontuskert students in front of newly installed solar panels sponsored by Microsoft SSE Airtricity and Activ8. Photo courtesy of St. Augustine's N.S. from Clonstuskert, in County Galway
November 13, 2020

St. Augustine's N.S. Clontuskert, from County Galway.

November 12, 2020

The Marine Institute is also encouraging children to get creative and colour in a picture of the RV Celtic Explorer.