WE BELIEVE IN ACCESSIBLE EDUCATION TO INSPIRE ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDS AROUND THE WORLD, TO IGNITE CRITICAL THINKING AND CHANGE MAKERS.
HOW CAN YOU HELP?
WCA ON YOUTUBE
Watch our WCA Sea Turtle Science Series and educational videos on our YouTube channel. Subscribe to our YouTube channel to watch our latest educational videos.
ACTIVITIES & CURRICULA FOR KIDS
WCA ON FACEBOOK
Watch our WCA Science and Technology Series and WCA live classes on Facebook. Follow us on Facebook to watch our latest live classes.
We believe in accessible education to inspire environmental stewards around the world, to ignite critical thinking and change makers. On this page, you will find all of our multi-media educational resources. (also immersive educational experiences, freely-accessible, in English and Spanish).
Learn about sea turtles with 3D Models by SketchFab's DigitalLife3D. Zoom in and pan around in 360 degrees to learn more about sea turtle anatomy, forelimb kinematics, and motor patterns of swimming.
WCA EDUCATION IGNITES
We are excited to announce new educational offerings for homeschoolers! The Nosara Explorer Academy is a four-week program offering students a unique opportunity to learn first-hand what a career as a marine biologist and wildlife conservationist is like. Participate in hands-on activities with our organization, and contribute real data for conservation in the area. Download the PDF and learn more.
START YOUR JOURNEY.
BECOME AN EXPLORER.
VIRTUAL FIELD SCHOOL
“Sustainable Communities & Environmental Change in Latin America”
Join us to take part in this innovative Virtual Field School and learn from experts whose work with local communities across Latin America has been funded by the National Geographic Society.
This certificate course is an interdisciplinary social science and humanities field school aimed at both the university student and life-learner alike. It is for those interested in sustainable development, nature conservation, and socioecological change.
This course offers seminars, virtual field-trips, and one-to-one mentorship by field experts across Latin America. It will give you an inside look at critical development and conservation issues, while supporting local communities and grassroots non-profit organizations.
Want to learn more? Watch the Virtual Field School trailer below or watch it on YouTube.
OUR COLLABORATION WITH ALLEN CORAL ATLAS TO MAP GLOBAL REEF HABITATS IN A GLOBAL INITIATIVE
EVEN THOUGH I HAVE A BACKGROUND THAT MAKES ME FAMILIAR WITH CONSERVATION ISSUES, THIS COURSE REALLY HELPED ME RECONSTRUCT DEFINITIONS FOR WORDS SUCH AS SUSTAINABILITY, TOURISM, AND CULTURAL KNOWLEDGE IN WAYS THAT WERE MORE HOLISTIC AND INTERDISCIPLINARY.
—ASTON ASBURY, MASTER'S STUDENT
PRIMATE BEHAVIOR AND ECOLOGY, WASHINGTON, USA
UP AND CLOSE AND PERSONAL
WITH AN OLIVE RIDLEY
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