Education, Early Career, Outreach

Educator Resources

ASLO-sponsored Content

ASLO Blog – https://aslo.org/p/bl/inA blog for all things ASLO! Posts highlight society news, current research, interesting media, spotlights on aquatic science and scientists, and more. Check the blog often for up-to-date information and trends in aquatic science.

Bulletin – http://aslo.org/bulletin/This ASLO publication provides a forum for society news and discussions of science, education, policy, and more as related to the aquatic sciences. Some content may be restricted to ASLO members only.

Children’s Book List – https://aslo.org/page/recommended-children's-booksAn ASLO-approved list of children’s books that explore topics in freshwater and marine sciences. The list has been curated to include books that are both scientifically accurate and, instill a sense of wonder and inspire kids to further explore their scientific curiosities. You’ll find books for children of all ages on this list.

E-Lectures – http://aslo.org/lectures/A series of lectures (Power Point presentations) on a variety of topics in limnology and oceanography. E-lectures are written by ASLO scientists who are recognized experts in their field, and professionally edited. Most content is designed for undergraduate-level college courses. Each e-Lecture is accompanied by slide notes, recommended reading lists, and other resources. To access all materials associated with an e-Lecture download the zip folder located under ‘Supporting Information’ on the lecture homepage.

Media Library – http://aslo.net/photopost/ A repository of images and videos related to freshwater and ocean sciences posted by ASLO scientists and the general public. You will find images of places, people, flora, and fauna that capture the natural world and the scientific process. Registered users can download any of the over 2,200 files for educational use.

Other Resources

AAAS Teaching as a Skill and a Career – http://www.sciencemag.org/careers/2015/08/teaching-skill-and-career

COSEE CLIMB - http://cosee.umaine.edu/climb/index.cfm

Encyclopedia of Life – http://www.eol.org/

GK-12 Program – http://ehrweb.aaas.org/gk12new/index.php

Global Database on Biological Field Stations – http://geobon.org/global-database-on-biological-field-stations/

iNaturalist – http://www.inaturalist.org/

LiMPETS – http://limpets.org/

Long Term Ecological Research Network – https://lternet.edu/education

The Math and Science Partnership Network – http://hub.mspnet.org/index.cfm

NOAA Office of Education - http://www.noaa.gov/office-education

NOAA Photo Library – http://www.photolib.noaa.gov/

Project WET – http://www.projectwet.org/

Science Education Resource Center at Carelton College – http://serc.carleton.edu/highered/index.html

Water on the Web – http://www.waterontheweb.org/

Zooniverse – https://www.zooniverse.org/