SEA SCIENCE: Lifelong Learning Topics

by  Mote Marine Laboratory - SEA Trek

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Discover the wonders of the ocean with Mote Marine Laboratory's virtual SEA Talk. These hour-long presentations are geared for lifelong learners and explore the latest research and advancements in marine science at our lab. Learn from experts in the field and gain a deeper understanding of the ocean's diverse ecosystems and the critical role they play in our world. 

Please indicate in the ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FOR CONTENT PROVIDER TO KNOW field which lecture topic you prefer. Available topics include:
  • Aquaculture and Fisheries
  • Coral Reef Restoration
  • Harmful Algal Blooms (red tide)
  • Invertebrates
  • Marine Careers
  • Marine Mammals
  • Sea Turtles
  • Sharks & Rays
  • Eugenie Clark and the History of Mote Marine Laboratory

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About This Program


By Request: $180.00

Programming available 9:00 am–5:00 pm ET. Weekend and after hours (5 pm ET) requests are available for an additional fee. There is a convenience fee for calls that require rental of a H.323/SIP Room Connector.

Billing Questions: please contact our Operations & Administration Manager (educate@mote.org, 941-388-4441;348).


Up to 60 minutes

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) 9, 10, 11, 12, Teacher(s)/Educator(s), Parent, Adult Learners Other Public Library: Library Patrons, Library Staff

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Primary Disciplines

Career Education, Economics/Business, Industrial Technology, Professional Development, Sciences, STEM, Technology/Information Science

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)
Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, etc...)Other

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Booking Information

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For more information contact CILC at (507) 388-3672

Provider's Cancellation Policy

Effective 8/15/2023, the following policies apply to ALL Mote Outreach (Classroom, Auditorium, Science Talks, Exploration Stations) and SEA Trek programs: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1hP-jZjauyF4uEDxjuMom3OajUwayUCzDPjLA58FKCR4/edit?usp=sharing

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Mote Marine Laboratory - SEA Trek

Sarasota, FL
United States

Experience the wonders of the ocean from the comfort of your own classroom with Mote Marine Laboratory's Virtual Field Trips! As a world-class, AZA-accredited nonprofit marine research institution, we bring the excitement of authentic research and hands-on learning to you. From chatting with a shark trainer in our stunning aquarium, to exploring the Florida Keys and observing coral reefs like a real scientist, our virtual lessons are designed to engage and inspire your students. Aligned with state and national education standards, our lessons range from 30 to 60 minutes and provide a unique and thrilling way to dive into STEM topics. Join us on a virtual adventure and unlock the mysteries of the ocean!

Jason Robertshaw
(941) 388-2904

Program Details


Visit Mote's Flipgrid Discovery Library for free resources related to this lesson: https://admin.flipgrid.com/discovery/partners/mote-marine-laboratory


1. This program begins with an overview of the location and history of research at Mote Marine Laboratory.
2. We then present a lecture on the topic you've selected: Available topics include: Aquaculture and Fisheries, Coral Reef Restoration, Harmful Algal Blooms (red tide), Invertebrates, Marine Careers, Marine Mammals, Sea Turtles, or Sharks & Rays.
3. The presentation may include virtual behind-the-scenes tours, examples of scientists working in the field and laboratories, and related conservation messages.
4. Time is allowed for questions and answers.

Standards Alignment

National Standards

Subject Areas
Life Sciences

Ocean Literacy Principles
OLP #5 The ocean supports a great diversity of life and ecosystems
OLP #6 The ocean and humans are inextricably interconnected