Picking up STEAM

Picking up STEAM

STEAM has become more widely used in education and schools locally and nationally on all levels, as schools and districts incorporate or in the process of adopting some of the teaching principals throughout their curriculums.  STEAM has proven itself as a sturdy framework for teaching skills applied in ‘real-world’ practices. The programs we offer are highly customizable for all types…

AquaTots is Back!

AquaTots is Back!

The spring session of AquaTots will be started Thursday, April 30! The first session was a huge success. A group of 2.5-4 year olds participated in age appropriate lessons about polar bears, penguins, walruses, sea stars, clouds, and fish. Each week brought a new and exciting story, craft, and game. However, the highlight of each week for the toddlers was…

WFC Awarded STEAM Grant

WFC Awarded STEAM Grant

In 2012, US Sailing launched “Reach”, a national STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) and education initiative to inspire schools and sailing programs to utilize sailing as an educational platform.  The WaterFront Center (WFC) of Oyster Bay has been offering sailing and marine science programs since its inception in 2001.  WFC began implementing Reach curriculum when they launched STEAM (Science, Technology,…

Sailors for the Sea Presentation

Sailors for the Sea Presentation

SPECIAL EVENT THIS FRIDAY APRIL 10th at 3pm Sailors for the Sea is a leading conservation organization that engages, educates, inspires and activates the sailing and boating community toward healing the ocean. We are a movement and pragmatic voice for action that offers boaters tangible opportunities to create a legacy and make a difference. The future of the ocean rests…