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A student peers into a microscope to examine an aquatic macroinvertebrate, an indicator of stream health.

Expanding Global Learning Opportunities

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We’ve synthesized digital, remote, and in-person teaching methods, developed remote learning kits, and tailored programming for local high-needs audiences and learners of all abilities.

Schuylkill Acts & Impacts

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Schuylkill Acts & Impacts is a weeklong river trek for 12 high school students from across all counties that touch the Schuylkill. Students travel from the headwaters to downtown Philadelphia…

Consortium for Scientific Assistance to Watersheds (C-SAW)

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Stroud Water Research Center educators, scientists, and restoration staff provided technical assistance to county conservation districts, municipal environmental advisory committees, watershed associations, and citizen action groups as part of a…

Advancing Education Programs and Community Outreach With Oxford Area Audiences

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Continued support enables Stroud™ Water Research Center to further expand education and outreach to the local Oxford community and schools. It includes increased opportunities for programs for schools and youth…

Learning to See, Seeing to Learning

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This project continued to enhance the site, in addition to creating aquatic macroinvertebrate identification resources for learners, teachers, and trainers. (Project details may change over the lifespan of a…

Stream Study Programs for Public Schools

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Educators provided boots-in-the-water stream study programs for K–12 students, who learned about their impact on waterways and how they can protect and improve this vital resource for all life. (Project…

Water Quality Mobile App Software Updates

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The Water Quality App for mobile devices received updates to the macroinvertebrate digital field guide and pollution tolerance index and water chemistry parameters for both Apple and Android devices. (Project…

Leaf Pack Stream Ecology Kit and Network

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This international program, which is bilingual in English and Spanish, engages students, teachers, families, and the public in water quality monitoring through the lens of aquatic macroinvertebrates. (Project details may…

Independent K-12 Student Research Projects

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The establishment of this fund is to make staff support available to assist K-12 students interested in conducting independent scientific research in freshwater ecology. Sparked by Maggie Auman and her…

Watershed Awareness Using Technology and Environmental Research for Sustainability (WATERS)

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Educators developed and piloted a new national curriculum and extensive learning resources using universal design for learning (UDL) principles in California, Pennsylvania, and Virginia, with special attention to students who…