links for teachers

The California Regional Environmental Education Community (CREEC) Network helps educators in San Diego and Imperial Counties locate high-quality environmental education programs, resources, and providers through a Searchable Environmental Education Resource Directory. CREEC also sponsors local workshops.

The California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA) has created this page to give you easy access to all of our K-12 educational programs.

Birch Aquarium is the interpretive center for the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Birch Aquarium offers K-12 education programs, teacher workshops and teaching resources.

I Love A Clean San Diego (ILACSD
) offers a variety of free environmental awareness presentations and curricula ideas for your classroom. ILACSD teams with the California Coastal Commission to bring the Annual Kid’s Adopt-A-Beach Cleanup program to schools in San Diego County.

The San Diego County Water Authorit
y provides FREE educational programs and materials for grades K – 12 to San Diego County educators. They also provide free workshops for teachers in San Diego  and Free presentations for entire schools and individual 3rd and 5th grade classrooms. For students, we offer a great contest related to water.

SeaWorld provides a variety of educational opportunities and science education resources.

The Multiple Species Conservation Program (MSCP) provides valuable information relating to the preservation of open space and endangered species. Use the MSCP Portal to find detailed species and habitat conservation/protection information in the southern California area, and so much more.